Dacia

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See also: dacia, dácia, Dácia, and Dàcia

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Dacia, from Dacian.

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Dacia

  1. An ancient kingdom located in the area now known as Romania. The Dacian kingdom was conquered by the Romans and later named Romania after them.
  2. An automobile company based in Romania, Dacia.

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdaː.ki.a/, [ˈd̪aː.ki.a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Δάοι (Dáoi), Δάκοι (Dákoi), from Dacian, of Proto-Indo-European origin but long disputed meaning; see Dacians. Some writers used the tribe name Getae to describe them.

Proper noun[edit]

Dācia f sg (genitive Dāciae); first declension

  1. (historical geography) Dacia, the ancient kingdom located in the area now known as Romania.
  2. (obsolete) The region formerly held by Dacia: Wallachia or Romania.
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Dācia
Genitive Dāciae
Dative Dāciae
Accusative Dāciam
Ablative Dāciā
Vocative Dācia
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Etymology 2[edit]

Same as 1, used instead of Dania because of the similar sound.

Proper noun[edit]

Dācia f sg (genitive Dāciae); first declension

  1. Denmark
  2. A former ecclesiastical province covering the Nordic region.
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Dācia
Genitive Dāciae
Dative Dāciae
Accusative Dāciam
Ablative Dāciā
Vocative Dācia

References[edit]

  • Strabo & 20 AD, VII 3,12

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Dacia, from Dacian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdat͡ʃi.a/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Dacia f

  1. (historical) Dacia, the ancient kingdom located in the area now known as Romania.

Declension[edit]

gender f uncountable
Nom/Acc Dacia
Gen/Dat Daciei

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Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Dacia f

  1. Dacia (ancient kingdom and Roman province)

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