Japonia

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See also: Iaponia

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Japonia, also spelled Iaponia, through Japon +‎ -ia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒæˈpəʊniə/

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia

  1. (obsolete) Japan
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, I.2.4.VI:
      In Japonia, 'tis a common thing to stifle their children if they be poor, or to make an abort, which Aristotle commends.
    • 1702, Jeremy Taylor, Contemplations of the State of Man in this Life, And in That which is to come, 6th ed., p. 193
      THE Tyrants of Japonia invented a ſtrange Torment for thoſe who confeſſed Chriſt

Albanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia

  1. definite nominative singular of Japoni

Basque[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Southern) /xaponia/, [xa.po̞.ni.a]
  • IPA(key): (Northern) /japonia/, [ja.po̞.ni.a]

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia inan

  1. Japan

Declension[edit]

Declension of Japonia (inanimate, ending in -a)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive Japonia
ergative Japoniak
dative Japoniari
genitive Japoniaren
comitative Japoniarekin
causative Japoniarengatik
benefactive Japoniarentzat
instrumental Japoniaz
inessive Japonian
locative Japoniako
allative Japoniara
terminative Japoniaraino
directive Japoniarantz
destinative Japoniarako
ablative Japoniatik
partitive Japoniarik
prolative Japoniatzat

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Iaponia. Decision no. 1354, Progreso VII.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒaˈpo.ni̯a/, /d͡ʒaˈpo.ni̯a/

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia

  1. Japan
    Synonym: Japono

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Progreso VII (in Ido), 1914, page 194

Latin[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia f sg (genitive Japoniae); first declension

  1. Alternative spelling of Iaponia

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Japonia
Genitive Japoniae
Dative Japoniae
Accusative Japoniam
Ablative Japoniā
Vocative Japonia

Derived terms[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jaˈpɔɲ.ja/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔɲja
  • Syllabification: Ja‧pon‧ia

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia f

  1. Japan (a country in East Asia)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives
nouns

Further reading[edit]

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

Romanian[edit]

Japonia

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Japonia f

  1. Japan (an archipelago and country off the eastern coast of Asia)