Nigeria

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See also: Nigéria, Nígería, and Niger

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the Niger River, from a native term "Ni Gir" (meaning "River Gir"). The name has often been misinterpreted as derived from the Latin niger (black), a reference to the dark complexions of the inhabitants of the region.

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Nigeria

  1. Country in Western Africa, south of the country of Niger. Official name: Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Finnish[edit]

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Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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German[edit]

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Nigeria n

  1. Nigeria

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Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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Latin[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f (genitive Nigeriae); first declension

  1. Nigeria

Inflection[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Nigeria
genitive Nigeriae
dative Nigeriae
accusative Nigeriam
ablative Nigeriā
vocative Nigeria
locative Nigeriae

Norwegian[edit]

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Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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Polish[edit]

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Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria

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Spanish[edit]

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Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria

Swedish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria