Burkina Faso

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English[edit]

Location of Burkina Faso

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) +‎ Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bəː(ɹ)ˈkiːnə ˈfɑsoʊ/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. A country in West Africa. Official name: Burkina Faso. Formerly Upper Volta.
    Hypernym: Subsahara

Translations[edit]

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Further reading[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia af

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Basque[edit]

Basque Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia eu

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso ?

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso n

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Related terms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /burˌki.naː ˈfaː.soː/, [burˌki.na ˈfa.soː]
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso n

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Faroese[edit]

Faroese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fo

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈburkinɑ ˈfɑso/, [ˈburkinɑ ˈfɑs̠o̞]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Burkina Faso (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Burkina Faso
genitive Burkina Fason
partitive Burkina Fasoa
illative Burkina Fasoon
singular plural
nominative Burkina Faso
accusative nom. Burkina Faso
gen. Burkina Fason
genitive Burkina Fason
partitive Burkina Fasoa
inessive Burkina Fasossa
elative Burkina Fasosta
illative Burkina Fasoon
adessive Burkina Fasolla
ablative Burkina Fasolta
allative Burkina Fasolle
essive Burkina Fasona
translative Burkina Fasoksi
instructive
abessive Burkina Fasotta
comitative
Possessive forms of Burkina Faso (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person Burkina Fasoni Burkina Fasomme
2nd person Burkina Fasosi Burkina Fasonne
3rd person Burkina Fasonsa

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso m

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso n (genitive Burkina Fasos)

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Hungarian[edit]

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 Burkina Faso on Hungarian Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Burkina Faso
accusative Burkina Fasót
dative Burkina Fasónak
instrumental Burkina Fasóval
causal-final Burkina Fasóért
translative Burkina Fasóvá
terminative Burkina Fasóig
essive-formal Burkina Fasoként
essive-modal
inessive Burkina Fasóban
superessive Burkina Fasón
adessive Burkina Fasónál
illative Burkina Fasóba
sublative Burkina Fasóra
allative Burkina Fasóhoz
elative Burkina Fasóból
delative Burkina Fasóról
ablative Burkina Fasótól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Burkina Fasóé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Burkina Fasóéi
Possessive forms of Burkina Faso
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Burkina Fasóm
2nd person sing. Burkina Fasód
3rd person sing. Burkina Fasója
1st person plural Burkina Fasónk
2nd person plural Burkina Fasótok
3rd person plural Burkina Fasójuk

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Laczkó, Krisztina and Attila Mártonfi. Helyesírás (’Orthography’). Budapest: Osiris Kiadó, 2006. →ISBN

Interlingua[edit]

Interlingua Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ia

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso m

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Related terms[edit]


Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso f

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso n (indeclinable)

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Burkina Faso in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Burkina Faso in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso f (Cyrillic spelling Буркина Фасо)

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso ?

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Related terms[edit]


Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sw

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

See also[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso n (genitive Burkina Fasos)

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)

Turkish[edit]

Turkish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tr

Etymology[edit]

From Moore burkina (honest) + Dyula faso (father's house), coined by Thomas Sankara.

Proper noun[edit]

Burkina Faso

  1. Burkina Faso (a country in Africa)