Gibraltar

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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 Ηράκλειες Στήλε ‎(Ērákleies Stḗle, Pillars of Hercules) (Latin Columnae Herculis) for the strait.

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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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Czech[edit]

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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

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Gibraltar n

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

Portuguese[edit]

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Gibraltar m

  1. Gibraltar (British overseas territory in the Iberian peninsula)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

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Gìbraltār m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Гѝбралта̄р)

  1. Gibraltar

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Spanish[edit]

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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