Kanton

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kanton m

  1. Guangzhou (the capital and largest city of Guangdong, in southeastern China)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Canton, from Portuguese Cantão, from Chinese 廣東广东 (Guǎngdōng).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnton/, [ˈkɑn̪t̪o̞n]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnton
  • Syllabification(key): Kan‧ton

Proper noun[edit]

Kanton

  1. Guangzhou (the capital and largest city of Guangdong, in southeastern China)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Kanton (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Kanton
genitive Kantonin
partitive Kantonia
illative Kantoniin
singular plural
nominative Kanton
accusative nom. Kanton
gen. Kantonin
genitive Kantonin
partitive Kantonia
inessive Kantonissa
elative Kantonista
illative Kantoniin
adessive Kantonilla
ablative Kantonilta
allative Kantonille
essive Kantonina
translative Kantoniksi
instructive
abessive Kantonitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Kanton (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kantonini Kantonimme
2nd person Kantonisi Kantoninne
3rd person Kantoninsa

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French canton.

Noun[edit]

Kanton m (strong, genitive Kantons, plural Kantone)

  1. canton (state of Switzerland)
    Synonym: Stand
  2. (heraldry) canton
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kanton n (proper noun, genitive Kantons or (optionally with an article) Kanton)

  1. Canton (former name of Guangzhou, the capital and largest city of Guangdong in southeastern China)

Further reading[edit]

  • Kanton” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Kanton

  1. Rōmaji transcription of カントン

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Kanton m (plural Kantonen or Kantoner)

  1. canton

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkan.tɔn/
  • Rhymes: -antɔn
  • Syllabification: Kan‧ton

Proper noun[edit]

Kanton m

  1. Guangzhou (the capital and largest city of Guangdong, in southeastern China)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective

Further reading[edit]

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

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kanton m

  1. Guangzhou (the capital and largest city of Guangdong, in southeastern China)