Cappadocia

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Cappadocia, from Ancient Greek Καππαδοκία (Kappadokía), from Old Persian 𐎣𐎫𐎱𐎬𐎢𐎣 (k-t-p-tu-u-k /katpatuka/).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kæpəˈdoʊʃə/, /-ˈdoʊkiə/
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Proper noun[edit]

Cappadocia

  1. An ancient region in central Asia Minor, in present-day Turkey.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Cappadocia, from Ancient Greek Καππαδοκία (Kappadokía), from Old Persian 𐎣𐎫𐎱𐎬𐎢𐎣 (k-t-p-tu-u-k /katpatuka/).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kap.paˈdɔ.t͡ʃa/
  • Rhymes: -ɔtʃa
  • Hyphenation: Cap‧pa‧dò‧cia

Proper noun[edit]

Cappadocia f

  1. Cappadocia (region in Asia Minor, first a country and then a Roman province)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Καππαδοκία (Kappadokía), from Old Persian 𐎣𐎫𐎱𐎬𐎢𐎣 (k-t-p-tu-u-k /katpatuka/).

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Cappadocia f sg (genitive Cappadociae); first declension

  1. Cappadocia (region in Asia Minor, first a country and then a Roman province)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Cappadocia
Genitive Cappadociae
Dative Cappadociae
Accusative Cappadociam
Ablative Cappadociā
Vocative Cappadocia

References[edit]

  • Cappadocia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Cappadocia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette