Antarctica

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English[edit]

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Antarctica in a satellite photo

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Antarctica, from Ancient Greek ἀνταρκτικός ‎(antarktikós), from ἀντ- ‎(ant-, ant-, against, opposed) + ἀρκτικός ‎(arktikós, Arctic), from Ancient Greek ἄρκτος ‎(árktos, bear)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌænˈtɑːktɪkə/, /ˌænˈtɑːtɪkə/, /ˌænˈɑːtɪkə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ænˈtɑɹktɪkə/
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Proper noun[edit]

Antarctica

  1. The southernmost continent, south of the Southern Ocean, containing the South Pole.

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Dutch[edit]

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Antarctica n

  1. Antarctica

Latin[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Antarctica f ‎(genitive Antarcticae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Antarctica

Inflection[edit]

First declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Antarctica
genitive Antarcticae
dative Antarcticae
accusative Antarcticam
ablative Antarcticā
vocative Antarctica
locative Antarcticae

Romanian[edit]

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Antarctica f

  1. Antarctica

Declension[edit]

gender f uncountable
Nom/Acc Antarctica
Gen/Dat Antarcticii