Istanbul

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See also: İstanbul

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The word is a bastardization of the Byzantine Greek phrase εἰς τὴν Πόλιν(eis tḕn Pólin, to the City), which is how Constantinople was referred to by the local Greeks.

Proper noun[edit]

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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See also[edit]

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

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul (the largest city of Turkey and last capital of Ottoman Empire)

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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul

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

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Istanbul
Accusative Istanbul
Dative Istanbuli
Genitive Istanbuls

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French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul

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)

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul n ‎(genitive Istanbuls)

  1. Istanbul

Maltese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Ìstanbul m ‎(Cyrillic spelling Ѝстанбул)

  1. Istanbul

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ístanbul m inan ‎(genitive Ístanbula)

  1. Istanbul

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