Edinburgh

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English Edynburgh, from Old Welsh Eidyn, a Celtic/Brythonic region of uncertain origin (possibly a personal name; compare Proto-Celtic *dūnom (stronghold)) + Old English burg (castle, stronghold). More at Eidyn and Etymology of Edinburgh.

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Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh

  1. The capital city of Scotland.
  2. A council area of Scotland including the city, one of 32 created in 1996.

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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh m

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Dutch[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh n

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh n (genitive Edinburghs)

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Edinburgh n (genitive Edinburghs)

  1. Edinburgh (the capital city of Scotland)
  2. Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (a council area of Scotland)