Delaware

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Delaware

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the name of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɛləweə(ɹ)/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈdɛləwɛɹ/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware

  1. An indigenous Native American people.
  2. The Algonquian languages of these people.
  3. A state in the United States.
  4. A river in the United States that flows from the Catskills to Delaware Bay in the Atlantic Ocean.
  5. A city in Ohio, USA, and the county seat of Delaware County.

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Noun[edit]

Delaware (plural Delawares)

  1. A member of the Lenape / Delaware people.
  2. An American variety of grape, with compact bunches of small, sweet, amber-colored berries.

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Delaware.

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware (genitive Delawares)

  1. Delaware

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Delaware.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdelɑʋe(ː)r/, [ˈde̞lɑʋe̞(ː)r]
  • IPA(key): /ˈdelɑʋɑre/, [ˈde̞lɑʋɑre̞]
  • English pronunciation also used
  • Hyphenation: De‧la‧wa‧re

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware

  1. Delaware (state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Delaware (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative Delaware
genitive Delawaren
partitive Delawarea
illative Delawareen
singular plural
nominative Delaware
accusative nom. Delaware
gen. Delawaren
genitive Delawaren
partitive Delawarea
inessive Delawaressa
elative Delawaresta
illative Delawareen
adessive Delawarella
ablative Delawarelta
allative Delawarelle
essive Delawarena
translative Delawareksi
instructive
abessive Delawaretta
comitative

Inflects like risti in speech.


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Delaware.

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware m

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

Polish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Delaware f

  1. Delaware (river)

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware n

  1. Delaware (state)

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware m

  1. Delaware (a river in the eastern United States)
  2. Delaware (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Delaware m

  1. Delaware

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