Amsterdam

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See also: Ámsterdam

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam

  1. A city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands.
    The Dutch seat of government is not the metropolis of Amsterdam but The Hague.
    While Amsterdam is the largest city in the province of Noord-Holland, Haarlem is the province capital.

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Azerbaijani[edit]

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Amsterdam

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam m

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam m

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Een gracht in Amsterdam.
A canal in Amsterdam.

Etymology[edit]

First attested as amestelledamme in 1275. From Middle Dutch Aemstelredam, from the river Amstel + dam.

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Amsterdam n

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)
    Synonyms: 020, Damsko, Mokum, Venetië van het Noorden (nickname), Gròòtgragtegat (Carnival nickname)

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

Faroese[edit]

Faroese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Amsterdam ?

  1. Amsterdam (the capital of the Netherlands)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

Proper noun[edit]

Amsterdam

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Inflection of Amsterdam (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Amsterdam
genitive Amsterdamin
partitive Amsterdamia
illative Amsterdamiin
singular plural
nominative Amsterdam
accusative nom. Amsterdam
gen. Amsterdamin
genitive Amsterdamin
partitive Amsterdamia
inessive Amsterdamissa
elative Amsterdamista
illative Amsterdamiin
adessive Amsterdamilla
ablative Amsterdamilta
allative Amsterdamille
essive Amsterdamina
translative Amsterdamiksi
instructive
abessive Amsterdamitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Amsterdam (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Amsterdamini Amsterdamimme
2nd person Amsterdamisi Amsterdaminne
3rd person Amsterdaminsa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam ?

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam n (proper noun, genitive Amsterdams or (optionally with an article) Amsterdam)

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Amsterdam f

  1. Amsterdam (the capital of the Netherlands)

Italian[edit]

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Amsterdam f

  1. Amsterdam

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam, from Middle Dutch Aemstelredam, from the river Amstel + dam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈam.stɛr.dam/, (colloquial, nonstandard) /amˈstɛr.dam/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrdam
  • Syllabification: Am‧ster‧dam

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Amsterdam m inan

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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nouns
adjective

Further reading[edit]

  • Amsterdam in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Amsterdam in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

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Amsterdam f

  1. Alternative form of Amsterdã

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam n

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎmsterdam/
  • Hyphenation: Am‧ster‧dam

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Àmsterdam m (Cyrillic spelling А̀мстердам)

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam m (genitive Amsterdamu, declension pattern of dub)

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

References[edit]

  • Amsterdam in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /amsteɾˈdam/, [ãms.t̪eɾˈð̞ãm]

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Amsterdam m

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Amsterdam.

Proper noun[edit]

Amsterdam n (genitive Amsterdams)

  1. Amsterdam (a city and municipality of North Holland, Netherlands; capital city of the Netherlands)