Europa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Europa

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

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Europa.

Proper noun[edit]

Europa

  1. Europe

Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Europa f

  1. Europe

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /øːˈroːpaː/, [øˑˈroːpaˑ], [ʏˑˈroːpaˑ]
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Proper noun[edit]

Europa n

  1. The continent Europe

Europa f

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

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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 (genitive Europas, no plural) Europa f (genitive Europa, no plural)

  1. (neuter) The continent Europe
    Deutschland liegt im Herzen Europas.
    Germany lies in the heart of Europe.
  2. (feminine) (Greek mythology) A Phoenician princess abducted to Crete by Zeus
  3. (feminine) A moon of Jupiter

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Ido[edit]

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/

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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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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /euˈrɔpa/, [eu̯ˈrɔː.pa]
  • Hyphenation: Eu‧rò‧pa

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Europa f

  1. Europe
  2. Europa

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Eurōpa f (genitive Eurōpae); first declension

  1. (Greek mythology) Europa (Phoenician princess abducted by Zeus)
  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. (genetive and nomitive cases)
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 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. (genetive and accusative cases)
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Inflection[edit]

First declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Eurōpa
genitive Eurōpae
dative Eurōpae
accusative Eurōpam
ablative Eurōpā
vocative Eurōpa
locative Eurōpae

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References[edit]

  • Europa in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, 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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This Lithuanian entry was created from the translations listed at Europe. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see Europa in the Lithuanian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2010


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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Novial[edit]

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Europa

  1. Europe

Polish[edit]

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Europa f

  1. Europe
    Europa Północna Northern Europe
  2. Europa

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Further reading[edit]

  • Europa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

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Europa f

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

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:Europa.

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Romanian[edit]

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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).

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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]

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Europa f

  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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Swedish[edit]

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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