Guinea

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese Guiné, which is of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɪniː/
  • (file)

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Guinea

  1. (historical geography) The coast of West Africa between Morocco and the Congo, particularly the north shore of the Gulf of Guinea.
  2. A country in West Africa. Official name: Republic of Guinea.
  3. (derogatory US slang, ethnic slur) Someone of Italian descent in the United States.

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Catalan[edit]

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  • (file)

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Czech[edit]

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡineɑ/, [ˈɡine̞ɑ]
  • Syllabification: Gui‧ne‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Guinea (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Guinea
genitive Guinean
partitive Guineaa
illative Guineaan
singular plural
nominative Guinea
accusative nom. Guinea
gen. Guinean
genitive Guinean
partitive Guineaa
inessive Guineassa
elative Guineasta
illative Guineaan
adessive Guinealla
ablative Guinealta
allative Guinealle
essive Guineana
translative Guineaksi
instructive
abessive Guineatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Guinea (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Guineani Guineamme
2nd person Guineasi Guineanne
3rd person Guineansa

German[edit]

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Guinea n (plural Guinea or Guinea's)

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)
    • 1835, Joh. Georg August Galletti's allgemeine Weltkunde oder geographisch-statistisch-historische Uebersicht aller Länder [...] Achte Auflage, verbessert und vermehrt von J. G. F. Cannabich, column 442:
      Balbi klassifizirt die sämtlichen afrikanischen Zungen auf nachstehende Art: [...] 3) Sprachen von Nigritien oder dem Negerlande, wohin er auch Senegambien und beide Guinea rechnet, [...].
    • 1831, Wörterbuch der Naturgeschichte, dem gegenwärtigen Stande der Botanik, Mineralogie und Zoologie angemessen. Siebenter Band, page 137:
      Am besten kennt man in den beiden Guinea's die Fulah's, die Jolof's, die Sousou's, die Mandingo's, die Aschantie's, die Neger von der Küste von Ardra und Benin, die Bewohner der Küste Gabon [...]
    • 1843, Joseph Russegger, Reisen in Europa, Asien und Afrika [...]. Zweiter Band. Reisen in Egypten, Nubien und Ost-Sudan. Erster Theil. Erste Reise durch Egypten und Nubien, page 8:
      [...] das Vorschreiten der Kolonien in Senegambien, in beiden Guinea's, am Vorgebirge der guten Hoffnung u. s. w.

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Hungarian[edit]

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 Guinea on Hungarian Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈɡiːnɛɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Gui‧nea
  • Rhymes:

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Guinea
accusative Guineát
dative Guineának
instrumental Guineával
causal-final Guineáért
translative Guineává
terminative Guineáig
essive-formal Guineaként
essive-modal
inessive Guineában
superessive Guineán
adessive Guineánál
illative Guineába
sublative Guineára
allative Guineához
elative Guineából
delative Guineáról
ablative Guineától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Guineáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Guineáéi
Possessive forms of Guinea
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Guineám
2nd person sing. Guineád
3rd person sing. Guineája
1st person plural Guineánk
2nd person plural Guineátok
3rd person plural Guineájuk

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea f

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Latin[edit]

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Guinea f sg (genitive Guineae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Guinea
Genitive Guineae
Dative Guineae
Accusative Guineam
Ablative Guineā
Vocative Guinea

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Spanish[edit]

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea n (genitive Guineas)

  1. Guinea (a country in West Africa)