Europe

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See also: europe, europé, Európe, and Európé

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World map showing the location of Europe (continent).
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From Ancient Greek Εὐρώπη (Eurṓpē). Possibly of Semitic origin; see the Greek.

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Europe

  1. 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. (idiomatic) A political entity; the European Union.
  3. (Britain, Ireland) Continental Europe, typically the western portion, and excluding the island nations or the larger Mediterranean islands.
  4. (soccer) International club competitions operated by UEFA, the sport's governing body for Europe.
    • “Man City out of Europe as Arsenal lose again”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], ESPN (UK), 4 December 2012, retrieved 5 December 2012
      Manchester City crashed out of Europe on Tuesday as Borussia Dortmund ended their hopes of qualifying for the Europa League.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Eurōpa, from Ancient Greek Εὐρώπα (Eurṓpa), a character in Greek mythology.

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Europe f

  1. Europe
  2. Europa, a moon of Jupiter

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Latin[edit]

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Eurōpē f (genitive Eurōpēs); first declension

  1. Alternative spelling of Eurōpa

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First declension, Greek type, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Eurōpē
genitive Eurōpēs
dative Eurōpae
accusative Eurōpēn
ablative Eurōpē
vocative Eurōpē
locative Eurōpae

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