Νίκαια

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From νῑ́κη (nī́kē, victory) +‎ -ῐᾰ (-ia).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /nǐː.kai̯.a/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈni.kɛ.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈni.kɛ.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈni.ce.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈni.ce.a/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Νῑ́καιᾰ (Nī́kaiaf (genitive Νῑκαίᾱς); first declension

    1. any one of a number of cities named Nicaea
    2. Nicaea, Transalpine Gaul; present-day Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
    3. Nicaea, Bithynia; present-day İznik, Bursa, Turkey

    Inflection[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    Language Nice İznik
    Catalan Niça Nicea
    French Nice Nicée
    Italian Nizza Nicea
    Kurdish Îznîk
    Occitan Niça; Nissa
    Piedmontese Nissa
    Turkish İznik

    Greek[edit]

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    Etymology[edit]

    Ancient Greek Νῑ́καια (Nī́kaia), from νῑ́κη (nī́kē, victory).

    Proper noun[edit]

    Νίκαια (Níkaiaf

    1. Nice (city in France)

    Declension[edit]