Cuba

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See also: cuba, cubà, cúba, and Cúba

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Disputed; likely from Taino cubao (abundant fertile land) or coabana (great place).

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Cuba

  1. A country and the largest island in the Caribbean. Official name: Republic of Cuba.
  2. A town in Alabama
  3. A city in Illinois
  4. A city in Kansas
  5. A city in Missouri
  6. A village in New Mexico
  7. A town and village in New York
  8. A town in Portugal

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Asturian[edit]

Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ast

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia ca

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -a

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba

  1. Cuba (country)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nl

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Cuba n

  1. Cuba (country)

French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba m

  1. Cuba (country)

Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia gl

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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Interlingua[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba

  1. Cuba (country)

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

Pronunciation[edit]

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Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f (genitive Cubae); first declension

  1. Cuba

Inflection[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Cuba
genitive Cubae
dative Cubae
accusative Cubam
ablative Cubā
vocative Cuba
locative Cubae

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba

  1. Cuba (country)

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Occitan[edit]

Occitan Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia oc

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Cuba f

  1. Cuba (country in the Caribbean)
  2. Cuba (island which forms most of the country of Cuba)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Arabic قبة (qubba, small tower), or from cuba (cask).

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba

  1. a Portuguese village in Beja district.
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Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba

  1. Cuba (country)

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia es

Proper noun[edit]

Cuba f

  1. Cuba

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