Monaco

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μόνοικος (mónoikos, single house), from μόνος (mónos, single, alone) + οἶκος (oîkos, house), the name of the 6th century BC colony of Phocaeans and an epithet of Heracles (Hercules), Ἡρακλῆς Μόνοικος (Heracles Monoikos). According to an ancient Greek myth and a Ligurian legend, Heracles passed through the Monaco area. A temple was constructed there by Phocaeans, the temple of Heracles Monoikos (Strabo, Geography, Gaul, 4.6.3).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɒ.nə.kəʊ/, /mɒˈnɑː.kəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑ.nə.koʊ/
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Proper noun[edit]

Monaco

  1. A country in Europe. Official name: Principality of Monaco.
  2. The capital of the principality of Monaco.

Quotations[edit]

  • 2001Eoin Colfer, Artemis Fowl, p 67
    Holly followed the Italian coast up to Monaco, and from there across the Alps to France.

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Breton[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

Danish[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

Dutch[edit]

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Monaco n

  1. Monaco (country and capital city)

Estonian[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco (country)
  2. Monaco (city)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

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French[edit]

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Monaco m

  1. Monaco (principality)
  2. Monaco (capital)

German[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

Interlingua[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

Monaco f

  1. Munich (Monaco di Baviera)

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Norwegian[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco

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Romanian[edit]

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Monaco n

  1. Monaco

Swedish[edit]

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Monaco

  1. Monaco