Iowa

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Iowa

Etymology[edit]

From French Aiouez, an early transliteration of the name for the Iowa tribe, from Dakota ayúxba (sleepy ones).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (state, river):
    • (US) IPA(key): /ˈaɪəwə/
    • (file)
  • (town in Louisiana):

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa

  1. A state in the Midwestern region of the United States. Capital and largest city: Des Moines.
  2. A tributary of the Mississippi River which flows through Iowa in a southeast direction.
  3. A town in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana.
  4. University of Iowa.

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Noun[edit]

Iowa (plural Iowas)

  1. One of the Native Americans formerly occupying the region now included in the state of Iowa.

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Iowa.

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa (genitive Iowas)

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Iowa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈioʋɑ/, [ˈio̞ʋɑ]
  • IPA(key): /ˈɑi̯oʋɑ/, [ˈɑi̯o̞ʋɑ]

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Iowa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Iowa
genitive Iowan
partitive Iowaa
illative Iowaan
singular plural
nominative Iowa
accusative nom. Iowa
gen. Iowan
genitive Iowan
partitive Iowaa
inessive Iowassa
elative Iowasta
illative Iowaan
adessive Iowalla
ablative Iowalta
allative Iowalle
essive Iowana
translative Iowaksi
instructive
abessive Iowatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Iowa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Iowani Iowamme
2nd person Iowasi Iowanne
3rd person Iowansa

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈaɪ̯ova]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Io‧wa

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa n (genitive Iowas)

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Iowa.

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Iowa m

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English Iowa, from French Aiouez, an early transliteration of the name for the Iowa tribe, from Dakota ayúxba (sleepy ones).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): //aˈjɔ.wa// invalid IPA characters (//)
  • Hyphenation: I‧o‧wa
  • Rhymes: -ɔwa

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa f (indeclinable)

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

Further reading[edit]

  • Iowa in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Iowa in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Iowa, from French Aiouez, after the Iowa tribe.

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa m

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

Pronunciation[edit]

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Iowa f (genitive Iowy, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

References[edit]

  • Iowa in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Iowa f

  1. Iowa (a state of the United States)

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