Georgia

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

The country of Georgia.

Probably from the Persian designation of the Georgians as گرج (Gorj), from Middle Persian 𐭥𐭫𐭥𐭰𐭠𐭭 (Wiruz-ān, Iberians, Georgians). Compare Parthian 𐭅𐭉𐭓𐭔𐭍 (Wiruž-ān), Manichaean Parthian wrwcʾn, Old Armenian վիր-ք (vir-kʿ), Russian грузи́н (gruzín).

In the West, the Persian and Arabic forms has been associated, through folk etymology, with the word Latin Georgius, from Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geṓrgios, farmer), and have been sometimes connected to the name of Saint George, itself from Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geṓrgios, farmer).

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Georgia

  1. A country in Caucasus region of Eurasia. Official name: Georgia. Capital: Tbilisi.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Map of US highlighting the State of Georgia.

Named for King George II of Great Britain.

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Georgia

  1. A state of the United States of America. Capital: Atlanta.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Latinate feminine form of George, from Ancient Greek Γεώργιος (Geṓrgios, farmer).

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Georgia

  1. A female given name.
    • 1949 Jessamyn West, Except for Me and Thee, Macmillan (1969), page 9:
      "Georgia?" his mother said. "Why in the world would a mother want to give her daughter such an outlandish name?" "It's no more outlandish than Jesse Griffith." "Why, Jesse G., thee's named for thy two grandfathers." "Georgia's named for a whole state."
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Basque[edit]

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Georgia

  1. Georgia (country)
  2. Georgia (US state)

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Dutch[edit]

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Georgia n

  1. Georgia (US state)

Finnish[edit]

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Georgia

  1. Georgia (country)
  2. Georgia (US state)

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German[edit]

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Georgia n

  1. Georgia (US state)

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Italian[edit]

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Georgia f

  1. Georgia (country)
  2. Georgia (US state)

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Latin[edit]

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Georgia f (genitive Georgiae); first declension

  1. Georgia

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First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Georgia
genitive Georgiae
dative Georgiae
accusative Georgiam
ablative Georgiā
vocative Georgia
locative Georgiae

Norwegian[edit]

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Georgia

  1. Georgia (country)
  2. Georgia (US state)

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Polish[edit]

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Georgia f

  1. Georgia (US state)

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Spanish[edit]

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Georgia f

  1. Georgia (country)
  2. Georgia (US state)

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