Anatolia

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See also: anatólia, Anatólia, and Anatòlia

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin Anatolia, from Ancient Greek ἀνατολή (anatolḗ, sunrise, place from where the sun rises, the east), from ἀνατέλλω (anatéllō, I rise), from ἀνά (aná, up) + τέλλω (téllō, I perform, accomplish, rise), because Anatolia was east of Greece.

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Anatolia (plural Anatolias)

  1. A peninsula in Western Asia, comprising most of the modern Republic of Turkey. Bounded by the Black Sea to the north, the Armenian Highland to the east, the Mediterranean Sea to the south and the Aegean Sea to the west.
    Synonym: Asia Minor

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin Anatolia, from Ancient Greek ἀνατολή (anatolḗ, sunrise, place from where the sun rises, the east), from ἀνατέλλω (anatéllō, I rise), from ἀνά (aná, up) + τέλλω (téllō, I perform, accomplish, rise), because Anatolia was east of Greece.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.naˈtɔ.lja/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔlja
  • Syllabification: A‧na‧to‧lia

Proper noun[edit]

Anatolia f

  1. Anatolia

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nouns
adjective

Further reading[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anaˈtolja/, [a.naˈt̪o.lja]

Proper noun[edit]

Anatolia f

  1. Anatolia (a peninsula in Western Asia)

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