Amerika

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Amerika, in imitation of the German-speaking Nazis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. (derogatory) America; used to imply that the US is fascist.

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Amerika.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Albanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika f

  1. definite nominative of Amerikë

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English America.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧me‧ri‧ka

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America, United States of America (a country in North America)
  2. America (the continents of North America and South America)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Amerika.


Cornish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin America

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika f

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ˈmeː(.)ri.ka/, [aˈmeːˀʁikʰa], [aˈmeɐ̯ˀikʰa], [ɑˈmeɐ̯ˀikʰa]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin America.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑˈmeː.ri.kaː/
  • (Netherlands)
    (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ame‧ri‧ka

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika n

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika n (genitive Amerikas, plural Amerika)

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Usage notes[edit]

  • The plural Amerika refers to North America (German: Nordamerika) and South America (German: Südamerika).

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Gilbertese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America, United States of America (a country in North America)
  2. America (the continents of North America and South America)

Hungarian[edit]

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 Amerika on Hungarian Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈɒmɛrikɒ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ame‧ri‧ka
  • Rhymes: -kɒ

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America, United States of America (a country in North America)
  2. America (the continents of North America and South America)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Amerika
accusative Amerikát
dative Amerikának
instrumental Amerikával
causal-final Amerikáért
translative Amerikává
terminative Amerikáig
essive-formal Amerikaként
essive-modal
inessive Amerikában
superessive Amerikán
adessive Amerikánál
illative Amerikába
sublative Amerikára
allative Amerikához
elative Amerikából
delative Amerikáról
ablative Amerikától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Amerikáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Amerikáéi
Possessive forms of Amerika
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Amerikám
2nd person sing. Amerikád
3rd person sing. Amerikája
1st person plural Amerikánk
2nd person plural Amerikátok
3rd person plural Amerikájuk

Derived terms[edit]

Compound words

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Amerika

  1. Rōmaji transcription of アメリカ

Latvian[edit]

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 Amerika on Latvian Wikipedia
Amerika

Etymology[edit]

From Americus, Latinized form of the forename of Italian explorer Amerigo Vespucci (1451-1512).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika f (4th declension)

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
    Amerikas ģeogrāfiskais centrs atrodas Hondurasā, Sigvatepekēthe geographic center of America is located in Honduras, in Siguatepeque
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)
    Amerikas pilsoņu karšthe American civil war
    Amerikas prezidents Baraks Obama pēc 2009.gada novembrī plānotās vizītes Ķīnā nolēmis personīgi tikties ar Tibetas garīgo līderi Dalailamuthe American President Barack Obama, after his planned visit to China in 2009, decided to meet personally with the Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama

Declension[edit]

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Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika f (plural Amèrikos) stress pattern 1

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

L-Amerika ?

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

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Novial[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aměrika/
  • Hyphenation: A‧me‧ri‧ka

Proper noun[edit]

Amèrika f (Cyrillic spelling Амѐрика)

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amȇrika f

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nominative Amêrika
genitive Amêrike
singular
nominative Amêrika
accusative Amêriko
genitive Amêrike
dative Amêriki
locative Amêriki
instrumental Amêriko

Synonyms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • Amerika”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English America.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. (nonstandard) America, United States of America (a country in North America)
    Synonym: Marekani

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

(continents) mabara; Afrika (Africa), Amerika (America), Antaktika (Antarctica) or Antaktiki, Asia (Asia), Ulaya (Europe) or Uropa, Amerika ya Kaskazini (North America), Australia (Oceania), Amerika ya Kusini (South America) (Category: sw:Continents) [edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika n (genitive Amerikas)

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Derived terms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. (colloquial) America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Uzbek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Amerika

  1. America (the continents of North America and South America)
  2. (colloquial) America, United States of America (a country in North America)

Declension[edit]

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Yoruba[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English America.

Proper noun[edit]

Amérìkà

  1. United States of America (a country in North America)