Corsica

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Corsica (from Ancient Greek Κορσίς (Korsís)).

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Corsica

  1. An island in the Mediterranean to the north of Sardinia; it is currently part of France.

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Corsican[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Upper Corsica) IPA(key): /ˈkorsiɡa/
  • (Southern Corsica) IPA(key): /ˈkɔrsiɡa/, /ˈkɔrsika/

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Corsica (from Ancient Greek Κορσίς (Korsís)).

Proper noun[edit]

Corsica f

  1. Corsica

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin Corsica, from Ancient Greek Κορσική (Korsikḗ). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔr.si.kaː/
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  • Hyphenation: Cor‧si‧ca

Proper noun[edit]

Corsica n

  1. Corsica (an island in France)

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Corsica, from Ancient Greek Κορσική (Korsikḗ).

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Corsica f

  1. Corsica

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Κορσική (Korsikḗ), mentioned in Homer's Odyssey.

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Proper noun[edit]

Corsica f sg (genitive Corsicae); first declension

  1. Corsica

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Corsica
Genitive Corsicae
Dative Corsicae
Accusative Corsicam
Ablative Corsicā
Vocative Corsica
Locative Corsicae

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References[edit]

  • Corsica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Corsica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Geographiae Libri VIII: Librum tertium continens, Volume 3

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Corsica

  1. Corsica; form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by Korsika

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Corsica

  1. Corsica; form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by Korsika