Benin

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See also: Bénin, Benín, bénin, and bénîn

English[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

  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 n

  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]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

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 Beninille
essive Benininä
translative Beniniksi
instructive
abessive Beninittä
comitative

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Benin n ‎(genitive Benins)

  1. Benin

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Hungarian[edit]

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Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɛnin]
  • Hyphenation: Be‧nin

Proper noun[edit]

Benin

  1. Benin

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Benin
accusative Benint
dative Beninnek
instrumental Beninnel
causal-final Beninért
translative Beninné
terminative Beninig
essive-formal Beninként
essive-modal
inessive Beninben
superessive Beninen
adessive Beninnél
illative Beninbe
sublative Beninre
allative Beninhez
elative Beninből
delative Beninről
ablative Benintől
Possessive forms of Benin
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Beninem
2nd person sing. Benined
3rd person sing. Beninje
1st person plural Beninünk
2nd person plural Beninetek
3rd person plural Beninjük

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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]

Proper noun[edit]

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]

Proper noun[edit]

Benin

  1. Benin