Europa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē), a character name in Greek mythology.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jʊˈɹoʊpə/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

The moon Europa

Europa

  1. (Greek mythology) Several characters, most notably a Phoenician princess abducted to Crete by Zeus.
  2. (astronomy) A moon of Jupiter.
  3. (astronomy) 52 Europa, a main belt asteroid; not to be confused with the Jovian moon.

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Solar System in English · Solar System (layout · text)
Star Sun
Planets and
most likely
dwarf planets
Mercury Venus Earth Mars Ceres Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto
Notable
moons
Moon Phobos
Deimos
Io
Europa
Ganymede
Callisto
Mimas
Enceladus
Tethys
Dione
Rhea
Titan
Iapetus

Miranda
Ariel
Umbriel
Titania
Oberon
Triton Charon
Styx
Nix
Kerberos
Hydra

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Europa.

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Europa

  1. Europe

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Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Europa f

  1. Europe

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Latin Eurōpa from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē)

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Europa

  1. Europe

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch europa, from Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπᾱ (Eurṓpā), Doric form of Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /øːˈroːpaː/, [øˑˈroːpaˑ], [ʏˑˈroːpaˑ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Eu‧ro‧pa
  • Rhymes: -oːpaː

Proper noun[edit]

Europa n

  1. The continent Europe

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: Europa
  • Negerhollands: Juropa

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. (Greek mythology) A Phoenician princess abducted to Crete by Zeus
  2. A moon of Jupiter

Farefare[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing in 2021 from Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπᾱ (Eurṓpā), Doric form of Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.u.ɾo.pa/
  • Hyphenation: E‧u‧ro‧pa
  • Rhymes: -ɾo.pa

Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. The continent Europe

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Galician[edit]

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Europa

  1. Europe
  2. (astronomy) Europa (large moon of Jupiter)
  3. (astronomy) Europa (asteroid)
  4. (Greek mythology) Europa (woman seduced by Zeus)

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German[edit]

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Europa n (proper noun, strong, genitive Europa or Europas or Europens)

  1. The continent Europe
    Deutschland liegt im Herzen Europas.
    Germany lies in the heart of Europe.
  2. The European legal space; the territory characterized by the European Union

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Coordinate terms[edit]

(continents) Erdteil, Kontinent; Afrika, Amerika (Nordamerika, Südamerika), Antarktika, Asien, Europa, Ozeanien (Category: de:Continents)

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Proper noun[edit]

Europa f (genitive Europas or Europa)

  1. (Greek mythology) A Phoenician princess abducted to Crete by Zeus
  2. A moon of Jupiter

Further reading[edit]

  • Europa” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Europe, French Europe, German Europa, Italian Europa, Russian Евро́па (Jevrópa), Spanish Europa, ultimately from Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ew.ˈro.pa/, /ɛw.ˈɾɔ.pa/

Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. Europe

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Interlingua[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. Europe
  2. Europa

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Eurōpa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ewˈrɔ.pa/
  • Rhymes: -ɔpa
  • Hyphenation: Eu‧rò‧pa

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. (continent) Europe
    Hypernym: Eurasia
  2. (nautical, sailing, sports) Europe (an olympic sailing class)
  3. (astronomy, natural satellite) Europa
  4. (astronomy, asteroid) 62 Europa
  5. (mythology, Greek mythology) Europa (consort of Zeus, daughter of Agenor)
  6. (mythology, Greek mythology) Europa (daughter of Oceanus and Tethys)

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Solar System in Italian · sistema solare (layout · text)
Star Sole
Planets and
most likely
dwarf planets
Mercurio Venere Terra Marte Cerere Giove Saturno Urano Nettuno Plutone
Notable
moons
Luna Fobos
Deimos
Io
Europa
Ganimede
Callisto
Mimas
Encelado
Teti
Dione
Rea
Titano
Giapeto

Miranda
Ariel
Umbriel
Titania
Oberon
Tritone Caronte
Stige
Notte
Cerbero
Idra

Latin[edit]

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Europa seated on a bull (Jupiter in disguise), in fresco from Pompeii, 1st century AD.
The world according to Herodotus showing Europa near the top of the map.

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Εὐρώπᾱ (Eurṓpā).

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Eurōpa f sg (genitive Eurōpae); first declension

  1. (mythology) Europa (daughter of Phoenician king Agenor who was abducted by Jupiter and carried to Crete)
  2. Europe
    • 43, Pomponius Mela, De situ orbis, book 1, chapter 3:
      Brevis Europae descriptio.—Europa terminos habet, ab oriente Tanain et Maeotida et Pontum; a meridie reliqua nostri maris; ab occidente Atlanticum; a septentrione Britannicum oceanum. (genitive and nomitive cases)
      A brief description of Europe.—Europe's borders, on the east are Tanais, Maeotida, and Pontus; on the south, the rest of our sea; on the west, the side of the Atlantic; north of the British Ocean.
    • ca. 415, Martianus Capella, De nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii, book 6, section 661:
      Quartus vero et magnus Europae sinus ab Hellesponto incipiens Maeotis ostio terminatur. Nam arctum mare inter Europam et Asiam in angustias septem stadiorum interfluens coarctatur; quas angustias Hellespontum dicunt, ubi Xerxes Persidis rex aggregatis navibus ponteque constructo exercitum duxit. (genitive and accusative cases)
      The fourth and great bay of Europe, beginning from the Hellespont, terminates at the mouth of the Maeotis. For the narrow sea flowing between Europe and Asia is confined to a narrow strip of seven furlongs; which they call the narrows of the Hellespont, where Xerxes, king of the Persians, assembled his ships and led his army under a bridge.
  3. (New Latin, astronomy) Europa (moon of Jupiter)
  4. (New Latin, astronomy) 52 Europa (main belt asteroid)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular
Nominative Eurōpa
Genitive Eurōpae
Dative Eurōpae
Accusative Eurōpam
Ablative Eurōpā
Vocative Eurōpa

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References[edit]

  • Europa”, in Charlton T[homas] Lewis; Charles [Lancaster] Short (1879) [] A New Latin Dictionary [], New York, N.Y.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.: American Book Company; Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  • Europa”, in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • Europa”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Europa”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • Europa”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Europa

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe (continent)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Europa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. Europe (continent)
    Hun kan alle hovedstedene i Europa.
    She can name all the capitals in Europe.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Europa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. Europe (continent)
    Ho kan alle hovudstadene i Europa.
    She can name all the capitals in Europe.

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛwˈrɔ.pa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔpa
  • Syllabification: Eu‧ro‧pa

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe
    Europa PółnocnaNorthern Europe
  2. Europa

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Further reading[edit]

  • Europa in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Europa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ewˈɾɔ.pɐ/, [eʊ̯ˈɾɔ.pɐ]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe (a continent)
  2. (Greek mythology) Europa (Phoenician princess)
  3. (astronomy) Europa (moon of Jupiter)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:Europa.

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe (a continent)
  2. Europa (goddess)
  3. Europa (moon of Jupiter)

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Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē).

Proper noun[edit]

L'Europa f

  1. (geography) Europe
  2. (astronomy) Europa

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eurǒːpa/
  • Hyphenation: E‧u‧ro‧pa

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Európa f (Cyrillic spelling Еуро́па)

  1. (Croatia) Europe
  2. (Croatia) Europa

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /euˈɾopa/, [eu̯ˈɾo.pa]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe (the portion of Eurasia west of the Urals, traditionally considered a continent in its own right, located north of Africa, west of Asia and east of the Atlantic Ocean)
  2. (astronomy) Europa (large moon of Jupiter)
  3. (astronomy) Europa (asteroid)
  4. (Greek mythology) Europa (woman seduced by Zeus)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπα (Eurṓpa).

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Europa n (genitive Europas)

  1. Europe, the westernmost part of the Eurasian continent, north of Africa and west of Asia

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Europa c (genitive Europas)

  1. Europa (goddess)
  2. Europa, a moon of Jupiter