Kentucky

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Kentucky
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Unclear. Possibly from an Iroquoian word meaning "prairie"; compare Mohawk kenhtà:ke, Seneca gëdá'geh (at the field).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /kɛnˈtʌki/, [kʰɛnˈtʰɐki]
  • (US) IPA(key): /kənˈtʌki/, [kʰənˈtʰɐki], [kʰɪnˈtʰɐki]
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌki

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky

  1. A state of the United States. Capital: Frankfort; largest city: Louisville. Formally known as the Commonwealth of Kentucky, one of four such states known as Commonwealths.
  2. A village on the Northern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia.
  3. University of Kentucky.
  4. The Kentucky River, a river in the United States, a tributary of the Ohio River.
  5. An unincorporated community in Munising Township, Michigan.

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Kentucky.

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky (genitive Kentuckys)

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Kentucky.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkentɑki/, [ˈke̞n̪t̪ɑki]

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

  • After the pronunciation (more common):
Inflection of Kentucky (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative Kentucky
genitive Kentuckyn
partitive Kentuckya
illative Kentuckyyn
singular plural
nominative Kentucky
accusative nom. Kentucky
gen. Kentuckyn
genitive Kentuckyn
partitive Kentuckya
inessive Kentuckyssa
elative Kentuckysta
illative Kentuckyyn
adessive Kentuckylla
ablative Kentuckylta
allative Kentuckylle
essive Kentuckyna
translative Kentuckyksi
instructive
abessive Kentuckytta
comitative
Possessive forms of Kentucky (type palvelu)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kentuckyni Kentuckymme
2nd person Kentuckysi Kentuckynne
3rd person Kentuckynsa
  • After the spelling:
Inflection of Kentucky (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative Kentucky
genitive Kentuckyn
partitive Kentuckyä
illative Kentuckyyn
singular plural
nominative Kentucky
accusative nom. Kentucky
gen. Kentuckyn
genitive Kentuckyn
partitive Kentuckyä
inessive Kentuckyssä
elative Kentuckystä
illative Kentuckyyn
adessive Kentuckyllä
ablative Kentuckyltä
allative Kentuckylle
essive Kentuckynä
translative Kentuckyksi
instructive
abessive Kentuckyttä
comitative
Possessive forms of Kentucky (type palvelu)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kentuckyni Kentuckymme
2nd person Kentuckysi Kentuckynne
3rd person Kentuckynsä
  • In speech, inflects like risti.

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English Kentucky.

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Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky m

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky m

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky n

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kentucky m

  1. Kentucky (a state of the United States)

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