Kenya

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See also: Kenýa, Kénya, Kênya, and kenyà

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Kikuyu kere nyaga (white mountain), referring to Mount Kenya.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɛn.jə/, (dated) /ˈkiːn.jə/
  • (Kenya) IPA(key): [ˈkɛ.ɲa]
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  • Hyphenation: Ken‧ya, Hyphenation: Ke‧nya

Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Country in Eastern Africa. Official name: Republic of Kenya.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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Kenya m or f

  1. Kenya

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Dinka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Kenya m

  1. Kenya

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈkɛɲɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Ke‧nya
  • Rhymes: -ɲɒ

Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya (a country in Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Kenya
accusative Kenyát
dative Kenyának
instrumental Kenyával
causal-final Kenyáért
translative Kenyává
terminative Kenyáig
essive-formal Kenyaként
essive-modal
inessive Kenyában
superessive Kenyán
adessive Kenyánál
illative Kenyába
sublative Kenyára
allative Kenyához
elative Kenyából
delative Kenyáról
ablative Kenyától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Kenyáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Kenyáéi
Possessive forms of Kenya
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Kenyám
2nd person sing. Kenyád
3rd person sing. Kenyája
1st person plural Kenyánk
2nd person plural Kenyátok
3rd person plural Kenyájuk

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kenya m

  1. Alternative spelling of Quénia

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya

Derived terms[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Kenya n

  1. Kenya

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Kenia (Kenya) or English Kenya.

Proper noun[edit]

Kenya

  1. Kenya