Ankara

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Turkish Ankara and Ottoman Turkish آنقره (Ankara), from Byzantine Greek and Ancient Greek Ἄγκυρα (Ánkura), from ἄγκυρα (ánkura, anchor, hook) in reference to the bend in the Çölova River before it merges with the Cubuk to become the Ankara but probably also calquing a local name ultimately derived from Hittite Ankuwash, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eng- (elbow, bend, curve). The river and province are named for the city. Doublet of Angora, angle, and anchor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈæŋ.kə.ɹə/
    • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. The capital city of Turkey.
  2. (metonymically) The Turkish government.
  3. A province in Turkey around the city.
  4. A river in Turkey near the city, a tributary of the Sakarya.
Synonyms[edit]
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

Ankara (uncountable)

  1. A West African fabric.

References[edit]

  • "Ankara", New World Encyclopedia.

Anagrams[edit]

Afrikaans[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)

Related terms[edit]

Azerbaijani[edit]

 Ankara on Azerbaijani Wikipedia
Other scripts
Cyrillic Анкара
Abjad

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. Ankara (a city and province of Turkey)

Declension[edit]

    Declension of Ankara
singular plural
nominative Ankara
Ankaralar
definite accusative Ankaranı
Ankaraları
dative Ankaraya
Ankaralara
locative Ankarada
Ankaralarda
ablative Ankaradan
Ankaralardan
definite genitive Ankaranın
Ankaraların
    Possessive forms of Ankara
nominative
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankaram Ankaralarım
sənin (your) Ankaran Ankaraların
onun (his/her/its) Ankarası Ankaraları
bizim (our) Ankaramız Ankaralarımız
sizin (your) Ankaranız Ankaralarınız
onların (their) Ankarası or Ankaraları Ankaraları
accusative
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankaramı Ankaralarımı
sənin (your) Ankaranı Ankaralarını
onun (his/her/its) Ankarasını Ankaralarını
bizim (our) Ankaramızı Ankaralarımızı
sizin (your) Ankaranızı Ankaralarınızı
onların (their) Ankarasını or Ankaralarını Ankaralarını
dative
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankarama Ankaralarıma
sənin (your) Ankarana Ankaralarına
onun (his/her/its) Ankarasına Ankaralarına
bizim (our) Ankaramıza Ankaralarımıza
sizin (your) Ankaranıza Ankaralarınıza
onların (their) Ankarasına or Ankaralarına Ankaralarına
locative
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankaramda Ankaralarımda
sənin (your) Ankaranda Ankaralarında
onun (his/her/its) Ankarasında Ankaralarında
bizim (our) Ankaramızda Ankaralarımızda
sizin (your) Ankaranızda Ankaralarınızda
onların (their) Ankarasında or Ankaralarında Ankaralarında
ablative
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankaramdan Ankaralarımdan
sənin (your) Ankarandan Ankaralarından
onun (his/her/its) Ankarasından Ankaralarından
bizim (our) Ankaramızdan Ankaralarımızdan
sizin (your) Ankaranızdan Ankaralarınızdan
onların (their) Ankarasından or Ankaralarından Ankaralarından
genitive
singular plural
mənim (my) Ankaramın Ankaralarımın
sənin (your) Ankaranın Ankaralarının
onun (his/her/its) Ankarasının Ankaralarının
bizim (our) Ankaramızın Ankaralarımızın
sizin (your) Ankaranızın Ankaralarınızın
onların (their) Ankarasının or Ankaralarının Ankaralarının

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f (related adjective ankarský, demonym Ankařan)

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Ankara in Internetová jazyková příručka

Dagbani[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. Accra (the capital city of Ghana)

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Turkish Ankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)
    Holonym: Turquie

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara n (proper noun, genitive Ankaras or (optionally with an article) Ankara)

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔán.kà.rà/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [ʔáŋ.kə̀.rə̀]
  • Hyphenation: An‧kà‧r̃à

Proper noun[edit]

Ankàr̃à f

  1. Accra (the capital city of Ghana)

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Turkish Ankara, ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἄγκυρα (Ánkura), from ἄγκυρα (ánkura, anchor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anˈkara/
  • Hyphenation: An‧ka‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Further reading[edit]

Latvian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f (4 declension)

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Lithuanian[edit]

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

Ankara f

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Turkish Ankara, from Ottoman Turkish آنقره (Ankara), from Ancient Greek Ἄγκυρα (Ánkura), from ἄγκυρα (ánkura).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aŋˈka.ra/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ara
  • Syllabification: An‧ka‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
nouns

Further reading[edit]

  • Ankara in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f

  1. Alternative spelling of Ancara

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎnkara/
  • Hyphenation: An‧ka‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Ànkara f (Cyrillic spelling А̀нкара)

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara f (genitive singular Ankary, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Ankara (the capital of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

References[edit]

  • Ankara”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024

Spanish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anˈkaɾa/ [ãŋˈka.ɾa]
  • Rhymes: -aɾa
  • Syllabification: An‧ka‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara ?

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. Ankara (a province in Turkey)

Related terms[edit]

Turkish[edit]

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Ankara ili
Ankara'nın ilçeleri

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آنقره (Ankara), from Byzantine Greek and Ancient Greek Ἄγκυρα (Ánkura), from ἄγκυρα (ánkura, anchor, hook) in reference to the bend in the Çölova River before it merges with the Cubuk to become the Ankara but probably also calquing a local name ultimately derived from Hittite Ankuwash, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eng- (elbow, bend, curve).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑn.kɑ.ɾɑ], [ˈɑŋ.kɑ.ɾɑ]
  • (dialectal) IPA(key): [ˈɑŋ.ɡɑ.ɾɑ]
  • (file)
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Ankara

  1. Ankara (the capital city of Turkey)
  2. (metonymically, colloquial) the Turkish government.
  3. Ankara (a province of Turkey)
  4. Ankara (a river in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

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