Abessinia

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Abessinia

  1. Abyssinia (historical name of Ethiopia)

Declension[edit]

  • In Abyssinia = Abessiniassa
Inflection of Abessinia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Abessinia
genitive Abessinian
partitive Abessiniaa
illative Abessiniaan
singular plural
nominative Abessinia
accusative nom. Abessinia
gen. Abessinian
genitive Abessinian
partitive Abessiniaa
inessive Abessiniassa
elative Abessiniasta
illative Abessiniaan
adessive Abessinialla
ablative Abessinialta
allative Abessinialle
essive Abessiniana
translative Abessiniaksi
instructive
abessive Abessiniatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Abessinia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Abessiniani Abessiniamme
2nd person Abessiniasi Abessinianne
3rd person Abessiniansa

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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This is the flag of the Ethiopian Empire used from 1941–1974.
The Empire of Abyssinia (Ethiopia), the Kingdom of Shoa (Shewa) and the Emirate of Harar c. 1873.

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Abissini, either from Arabic الْحَبَشَة(al-ḥabaša, Abyssinia), from حَبَش(ḥabaš, Abysinnian), or from Amharic ሀበሻ (häbäša, Habesha (The inhabitants of Abyssinia)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abəˈsiːnɪa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːnɪa
  • Hyphenation: A‧bes‧si‧ni‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Abessinia

  1. (historical) Abyssinia (a monarchy that spanned a geographical area in the current states of Ethiopia and Eritrea)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Abessinia

  1. Abyssinia

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