Argentina

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, feminine singular of argentinus (silvery)

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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Hyponyms[edit]

Argentina sphyraena
Argentina (plant)

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English[edit]

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 ("silver river").

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. A country in South America, called officially The Argentine Republic.

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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]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina

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Further reading[edit]

  • Argentina in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Argentina in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentīna f (genitive Argentīnae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Argentina

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Argentīna
genitive Argentīnae
dative Argentīnae
accusative Argentīnam
ablative Argentīnā
vocative Argentīna

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑɾɡəntɪːnɑ/

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

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]

Spanish 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 ("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.

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina

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Swahili[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina n (genitive Argentinas)

  1. Argentina

Turkmen[edit]

Turkmen Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tk

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina

Uzbek[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Argentina

  1. Argentina