Guinea

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The name comes from the Berber term "aginaw" via Portuguese; it originally meant "black" (or, in context, "land of the blacks.")

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Guinea

  1. Country in Western Africa. Official name: Republic of Guinea.
  2. (US, slang, derogatory, ethnic slur) Someone of Italian descent in the United States.

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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea f

  1. Guinea

Finnish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Gui‧ne‧a
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡineɑ/

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea

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

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea n ‎(genitive Guineas)

  1. Guinea

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Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea f

  1. Guinea

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Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea f ‎(genitive Guineae); first declension

  1. Guinea

Inflection[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Guinea
genitive Guineae
dative Guineae
accusative Guineam
ablative Guineā
vocative Guinea
locative Guineae

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea

  1. Guinea

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Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Guinea f

  1. Guinea

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Swedish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Guinea n

  1. Guinea