Attila

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See also: attila

Translingual[edit]

Attila rufus

Proper noun[edit]

Attila m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Tyrannidae—the attilas.

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  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276:

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear. From Gothic or Gepidic 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰 ‎(atta, father) + -𐌹𐌻𐌰 ‎(-ila), "little father". Related to Old English Ætla and Old Norse Atli. Possibly Gothicized Turkic *es (great, old), and *t il (sea, ocean), attíl- (< *etsíl < *es tíl) with the meaning "the oceanic, universal ruler". Also Turkic āt (name, fame), and atli (horseman, cavalier).

Proper noun[edit]

Attila

  1. A king of the tribes of Huns.

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɒtilːɒ/ (pronounced with short t and long l)
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  • Hyphenation: At‧ti‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Attila

  1. A male given name.
  2. A king of the tribes of Huns.

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Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Attila m

  1. A male given name.
  2. A king of the tribes of Huns.

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