Hongkong

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌhɒŋˈkɒŋ/
  • Rhymes: -ɒŋ
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong

  1. Dated form of Hong Kong.
    • 1895, E. J. Eitel, Europe in China: The History of Hongkong from the Beginning to the Year 1882[1], London: Luzac & Company, page 127-128:
      Hongkong, and the opposite portion of the mainland of China, known as the Peninsula of Kowloon, together with the few tiny islets situated close inshore (Kellett Island, Stonecutter's Island, Green Island, Tree Island, Aberdeen Middle Island, and Round Island), all of which are at the present day comprised, within the boundaries of the Colony, formed, since time immemorial, a portion of the Kwangtung (Canton) Province. The Island of Hongkong (covering an area of about 29 square miles) is situated, 76 miles of Canton, near the mouth of the Pearl River, the eastern banks of which are lined by the Tungkoon District (24 miles S.E. of Canton city) and the Sanon District (52 miles S.E. of Canton city), of which the Kowloon Peninsula and Kowloon City Promontory from[sic, meaning form] the south-eastern extremities, whilst Hongkong is separated from Kowloon Peninsula by a channel of one nautical mile in width.
    • 1940, Irving S. Friedman, British Relations With China: 1931-1939[2], Institute of Pacific Relations, OCLC 906182871, page 81:
      Reports were common of a Sino-British agreement for British co-operation in the economic development of South China, including British financing of a railway in Hainan, the establishment of an airdrome on Tungsha Island southeast of Hongkong, an oil depot in the Sesha Islands southwest of Hainan, and the development of mines in South China.
    • 1979 April 29, “Fifth modernization”, in Free China Weekly[3], volume XX, number 16, Taipei, page 3:
      Human rights advocate Wei Ching-sheng was arrested in Peiping's recent crackdown on dissidents according to a report from Hongkong.

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong m

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Hongkong in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Hongkong in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

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

Hongkong

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

Finnish[edit]

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

Hongkong

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Hongkong (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Hongkong
genitive Hongkongin
partitive Hongkongia
illative Hongkongiin
singular plural
nominative Hongkong
accusative nom. Hongkong
gen. Hongkongin
genitive Hongkongin
partitive Hongkongia
inessive Hongkongissa
elative Hongkongista
illative Hongkongiin
adessive Hongkongilla
ablative Hongkongilta
allative Hongkongille
essive Hongkongina
translative Hongkongiksi
instructive
abessive Hongkongitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Hongkong (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Hongkongini Hongkongimme
2nd person Hongkongisi Hongkonginne
3rd person Hongkonginsa

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French[edit]

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Hongkong ?

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong n

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

Hungarian[edit]

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 Hongkong on Hungarian Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhoŋkoŋɡ]
  • Hyphenation: Hong‧kong
  • Rhymes: -oŋɡ

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Hongkong
accusative Hongkongot
dative Hongkongnak
instrumental Hongkonggal
causal-final Hongkongért
translative Hongkonggá
terminative Hongkongig
essive-formal Hongkongként
essive-modal
inessive Hongkongban
superessive Hongkongon
adessive Hongkongnál
illative Hongkongba
sublative Hongkongra
allative Hongkonghoz
elative Hongkongból
delative Hongkongról
ablative Hongkongtól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Hongkongé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Hongkongéi
Possessive forms of Hongkong
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Hongkongom
2nd person sing. Hongkongod
3rd person sing. Hongkongja
1st person plural Hongkongunk
2nd person plural Hongkongotok
3rd person plural Hongkongjuk

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Polish[edit]

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

Hongkong m

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong f

  1. Dated spelling of Hong Kong., a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hongkong m (Cyrillic spelling Хонгконг)

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)

Swedish[edit]

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

Hongkong ? (genitive Hongkongs)

  1. Hong Kong (a city, an island and special administrative region in southeastern China)