Ancona

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian Ancona, from Latin Ancōna, from ancōn ‎(curve, elbow).

Proper noun[edit]

Ancona

  1. A town and associated province in the Marche, Italy.

Noun[edit]

Ancona ‎(plural Anconas)

  1. A breed of poultry.
    • ”In all but colouring, the Ancona is a very similar bird to the Leghorn. It was imported from Italy probably some years before the latter. See ref. p.43.

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Translations[edit]

References[edit]

1962: C. Arthur Pearson. Pictorial Poultry-Keeping. Cox & Wyman Ltd (2nd ed.)


Italian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian Ancona, from Latin Ancōna, from ancōn ‎(curve, elbow), due to the form of the cape where the city was founded.

Proper noun[edit]

Ancona f

  1. Ancona (province and town)
  2. The letter A in the Italian phonetic alphabet

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Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ancōna f ‎(genitive Ancōnae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of Ancōn

Declension[edit]

First declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Ancōna
genitive Ancōnae
dative Ancōnae
accusative Ancōnam
ablative Ancōnā
vocative Ancōna
locative Ancōnae

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ancona f

  1. Ancona (a city and province of Marche, Italy)