Argentina

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See also: argentina and Argentína

Translingual[edit]

Argentina (fish)
Argentina (plant)

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Argentinidaeherring smelts.
  2. A taxonomic genus within the family Rosaceaesilverweeds and, possibly, some typical cinquefoils.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The plant genus Argentina is in flux. It is likely an immediate sister to Potentilla, in which it had been included.

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Argentina sphyraena



English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin argentum ‎(silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus, in reference to the Río de la Plata ("silver river").

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. A country in South America, called officially The Argentine Republic. Capital: Buenos Aires.

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina

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Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f ‎(genitive Argentinae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Argentina

Inflection[edit]

First declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Argentina
genitive Argentinae
dative Argentinae
accusative Argentinam
ablative Argentinā
vocative Argentina
locative Argentinae

Norwegian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑɾɡəntɪːnɑ/

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country of South America)

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin argentum ‎(silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus, in reference to the Río de la Plata.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑr.dʒenˈti.na/

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f ‎(genitive and dative Argentinei)

  1. Argentina

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /arɡentǐːna/
  • Hyphenation: Ar‧gen‧ti‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Argentína f ‎(Cyrillic spelling Аргенти́на)

  1. (uncountable) Argentina

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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin argentum ‎(silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus, in reference to the Río de la Plata ("silver river"), since first European explorers, looking for gold, silver, watchnig it from the sea, it looked shining like silver because of the sunlight reflex.

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Uzbek[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina