Benin

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See also: Bénin, Benín, bénin, and bénîn

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese Benim, transcription of local corruption of Itsekiri ubinu, from Yoruba ile ibinu ("house of vexation").

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Benin

  1. A country in Western Africa. Official name: Republic of Benin.

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Afrikaans[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Breton[edit]

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Benin ?

  1. Benin

Czech[edit]

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Benin m

  1. Benin

Danish[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Dutch[edit]

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Benin ?

  1. Benin

Estonian[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese Benim, transcription of local corruption of Itsekiri ubinu, from Yoruba ile ibinu ‎(house of vexation).

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Benin n

  1. Benin

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Benin
Accusative Benin
Dative Benini
Genitive Benins

Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Benin

  1. Benin

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Benin (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Benin
genitive Beninin
partitive Beniniä
illative Beniniin
singular plural
nominative Benin
accusative nom.? Benin
gen. Beninin
genitive Beninin
partitive Beniniä
inessive Beninissä
elative Beninistä
illative Beniniin
adessive Beninillä
ablative Beniniltä
allative Beninilleˣ
essive Benininä
translative Beniniksi
instructive
abessive Beninittä
comitative

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Benin n ‎(genitive Benins)

  1. Benin

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia hu

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Benin

  1. Benin

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Interlingua[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Benin m

  1. Benin

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Norwegian[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

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Polish[edit]

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Benin m

  1. Benin

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External links[edit]

  • Benin in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bênin/
  • Hyphenation: Be‧nin

Proper noun[edit]

Bȅnin m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Бе̏нин)

  1. Benin

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Swedish[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin

Turkish[edit]

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Benin

  1. Benin