Istanbul

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Turkish İstanbul, a corruption of Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City), which is how Constantinople was referred to by the local Greeks.

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Istanbul

  1. A Turkish city, and the largest European city by population, which was the last capital of Ottoman Empire and the Byzantine Empire (Eastern Roman Empire).

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  • Ankara, second largest city and capital of the Republic of Turkey.

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Czech[edit]

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Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish İstanbul, from Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, in the City).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈistanbul/, [ˈisd̥amˌb̥ul]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (the Turkish city at Bosporus, which was former known as Constantinople)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Turkish İstanbul, corruption of Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪs.tɑnˌbul/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Is‧tan‧bul

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul n

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish İstanbul, from the Byzantine Greek phrase εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City).

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Istanbul
Accusative Istanbul
Dative Istanbuli
Genitive Istanbuls

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈistɑnbul/, [ˈis̠t̪ɑmbul]
  • Rhymes: -istɑnbul
  • Syllabification: Is‧tan‧bul

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (city in Turkey)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Istanbul (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Istanbul
genitive Istanbulin
partitive Istanbulia
illative Istanbuliin
singular plural
nominative Istanbul
accusative nom. Istanbul
gen. Istanbulin
genitive Istanbulin
partitive Istanbulia
inessive Istanbulissa
elative Istanbulista
illative Istanbuliin
adessive Istanbulilla
ablative Istanbulilta
allative Istanbulille
essive Istanbulina
translative Istanbuliksi
instructive
abessive Istanbulitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Istanbul (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Istanbulini Istanbulimme
2nd person Istanbulisi Istanbulinne
3rd person Istanbulinsa

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French[edit]

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Istanbul ?

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪs.tanˌbuːl/
  • IPA(key): /ˈiːs-/, /-tam-/, /ˌbʊl/ (variants; with all possible combinations of these and the above)
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul n (genitive Istanbuls)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Istanbul ?

  1. Istanbul (the capital city of Turkey)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul f

  1. Alternative spelling of Istambul

Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǐstanbul/
  • Hyphenation: I‧stan‧bul

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Ìstanbul m (Cyrillic spelling Ѝстанбул)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

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Slovene[edit]

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Ȋstanbul m inan

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nominative Ístanbul
genitive Ístanbula
singular
nominative Ístanbul
accusative Ístanbul
genitive Ístanbula
dative Ístanbulu
locative Ístanbulu
instrumental Ístanbulom

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul n (genitive Istanbuls)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)