Sarajevo

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Serbo-Croatian Sarajevo, from Ottoman Turkish سرای, Turkish Saray-ovası, from saray (palace) (Persian سرای (sarây, inn) [1]), and ova "plain, lowland".[2][3]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsɑrəˈjeɪvəʊ/

Proper noun[edit]

Sarajevo

  1. The capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  2. A canton of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Etymology in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
  2. ^ 2003, Mitja Velikonja, Religious Separation and Political Intolerance in Bosnia-Herzegovina[1], Texas A&M University Press, page 55:
  3. ^ 1983, Nebojša Tomašević, Treasures of Yugoslavia[2], Yugoslaviapublic, page 315:

Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia eo

Proper noun[edit]

Sarajevo (accusative Sarajevon)

  1. Sarajevo

Holonyms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sarajevo

  1. Sarajevo

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sarajevo

  1. Sarajevo (city)

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sarajevo f

  1. (Portugal) Sarajevo (city)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia sh

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish سرای (saray) (from Persian سرای (sarây, house, palace)) and اووه (ova, plain, lowland) (from Proto-Turkic).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǎrajeʋo/
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧ra‧je‧vo

Proper noun[edit]

Sàrajevo n (Cyrillic spelling Са̀рајево)

  1. Sarajevo (city)

Declension[edit]