Botswana

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tswana Botswana, from bo- +‎ Tswana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /bɒtˈswɑːnə/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /bɑːtˈswɑːnə/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːnə

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. A country in Southern Africa
    1. Bechuanaland, fully the Bechuanaland Protectorate, a colony of the United Kingdom from 1885 to 1966
    2. The Republic of Botswana, since 1966

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Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia af

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Breton[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana f

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana f

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Further reading[edit]

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

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌbɔtsˈʋaː.naː/, /ˌbɔtˈsʋaː.naː/, /ˌbɔˈtsʋaː.naː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Bots‧wa‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana n

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa) [from 1960s]

Derived terms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbotswɑnɑ/, [ˈbo̞ts̠wɑnɑ]
  • Rhymes: -otswɑnɑ
  • Syllabification: Bots‧wa‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Botswana (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Botswana
genitive Botswanan
partitive Botswanaa
illative Botswanaan
singular plural
nominative Botswana
accusative nom. Botswana
gen. Botswanan
genitive Botswanan
partitive Botswanaa
inessive Botswanassa
elative Botswanasta
illative Botswanaan
adessive Botswanalla
ablative Botswanalta
allative Botswanalle
essive Botswanana
translative Botswanaksi
instructive
abessive Botswanatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Botswana (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Botswanani Botswanamme
2nd person Botswanasi Botswananne
3rd person Botswanansa

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Botswana ?

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbot͡svaːnɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Bots‧wa‧na
  • Rhymes: -nɒ

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Botswana
accusative Botswanát
dative Botswanának
instrumental Botswanával
causal-final Botswanáért
translative Botswanává
terminative Botswanáig
essive-formal Botswanaként
essive-modal
inessive Botswanában
superessive Botswanán
adessive Botswanánál
illative Botswanába
sublative Botswanára
allative Botswanához
elative Botswanából
delative Botswanáról
ablative Botswanától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Botswanáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Botswanáéi
Possessive forms of Botswana
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Botswanám
2nd person sing. Botswanád
3rd person sing. Botswanája
1st person plural Botswanánk
2nd person plural Botswanátok
3rd person plural Botswanájuk

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Interlingua[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana m

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana f

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Scots[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana f

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

Derived terms[edit]

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Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sw

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From Tswana Botswana, from bo- +‎ Tswana.

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana n (genitive Botswanas)

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Botswana.

Proper noun[edit]

Botswana

  1. Botswana (a country in Africa)