Eritrea

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See also: eritrea and Erítrea

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Map of Eritrea.

Etymology[edit]

From Italian, from Latin Erythraea, from Ancient Greek Ερυθρά Θάλασσα (Eruthrá Thálassa, Red Sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌɛɹɪˈtɹ(e)ɪə/, /ˌɪɹɪˈtɹ(e)ɪə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɛɹɪˈtɹi.ə/, /ˌɛɹɪˈtɹeɪə/, /ˌɪɹɪˈtɹeɪə/
  • Rhymes: -eɪə
    • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Eritrea

  1. A country in northeastern Africa, on the Red Sea, having Asmara as its capital; modern State of Eritrea (since the 1990s); formerly —
    1. (historical) A province of or in union with Ethiopia.
    2. (historical, from 1890) A colony of Italy.

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:
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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

Breton[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

Catalan[edit]

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Eritrea f

  1. Eritrea (a country in Africa)

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Central Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea (a country in Africa)

Central Nahuatl[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea (a country in Africa)

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Eritrea f

  1. Eritrea

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Further reading[edit]

  • Eritrea in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Eritrea in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin Erythraea.

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Eritrea n

  1. Eritrea

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Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeritreɑ/, [ˈe̞rit̪ˌre̞ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -eɑ
  • Syllabification: E‧rit‧re‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Eritrea (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Eritrea
genitive Eritrean
partitive Eritreaa
illative Eritreaan
singular plural
nominative Eritrea
accusative nom. Eritrea
gen. Eritrean
genitive Eritrean
partitive Eritreaa
inessive Eritreassa
elative Eritreasta
illative Eritreaan
adessive Eritrealla
ablative Eritrealta
allative Eritrealle
essive Eritreana
translative Eritreaksi
instructive
abessive Eritreatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Eritrea (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Eritreani Eritreamme
2nd person Eritreasi Eritreanne
3rd person Eritreansa

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Eritrea n (genitive Eritreas)

  1. Eritrea (a country in East Africa)

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Hungarian[edit]

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 Eritrea on Hungarian Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛritrɛɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Erit‧rea
  • Rhymes:

Proper noun[edit]

Eritrea

  1. Eritrea (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Eritrea
accusative Eritreát
dative Eritreának
instrumental Eritreával
causal-final Eritreáért
translative Eritreává
terminative Eritreáig
essive-formal Eritreaként
essive-modal
inessive Eritreában
superessive Eritreán
adessive Eritreánál
illative Eritreába
sublative Eritreára
allative Eritreához
elative Eritreából
delative Eritreáról
ablative Eritreától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Eritreáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Eritreáéi
Possessive forms of Eritrea
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Eritreám
2nd person sing. Eritreád
3rd person sing. Eritreája
1st person plural Eritreánk
2nd person plural Eritreátok
3rd person plural Eritreájuk

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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  1. Eritrea

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eɾiˈtɾea/, [e.ɾiˈt̪ɾe.a]

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Eritrea f

  1. Eritrea

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Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

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Eritrea

  1. Eritrea (country)

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Eritrea n (genitive Eritreas)

  1. Eritrea