Gibraltar

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See also: Gíbraltar and Gibraltár
Coat of arms of Gibraltar
Gibraltar

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Arabic جَبَل طَارِق(jabal ṭāriq), meaning Mountain of Tariq, who led the Umayyad conquest of Hispania, starting in 711. Replaced earlier Latin Mons Calpe(Mount Calpe) for the land, and Ancient Greek Ἡράκλειαι στῆλαι(Hērákleiai stêlai, Pillars of Hercules) (Latin Columnae Herculis) for the strait.

Proper noun[edit]

Gibraltar

  1. An overseas territory of the United Kingdom at the southern end of Iberia.
  2. A strait connecting the Mediterranean to the Atlantic between Gibraltar and Morocco.

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Catalan[edit]

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Gibraltar ?

  1. Gibraltar

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Gibraltar m

  1. Gibraltar (UK overseas territory)

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Danish[edit]

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Gibraltar

  1. (geography) Gibraltar (UK overseas territory)

Dutch[edit]

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Gibraltar n

  1. Gibraltar: overseas territory of the United Kingdom at the southern end of the Iberian peninsula.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Gibraltar

  1. Gibraltar

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Gibraltar

  1. Gibraltar

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Portuguese[edit]

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Gibraltar m

  1. Gibraltar (a headland and overseas territory of the United Kingdom in Iberia)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡǐbraltaːr/
  • Hyphenation: Gi‧bral‧tar

Proper noun[edit]

Gìbraltār m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Гѝбралта̄р)

  1. Gibraltar

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Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Gibraltar ?

  1. Gibraltar: overseas territory of the United Kingdom at the southern end of the Iberian peninsula.

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Turkmen[edit]

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Gibraltar

  1. Gibraltar