Kosova

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See also: Kosovā

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Albanian form, Kosova.

Proper noun[edit]

Kosova

  1. Alternative form of Kosovo

Albanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kosova f

  1. definite nominative of Kosovë

Latvian[edit]

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 Kosova on Latvian Wikipedia
Kosova (Eiropā)
Kosovas karogs

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of Serbo-Croatian Косово поље (Kosovo polje, blackbirds’ field), from косовa (kosova), possessive form of кос (kos, blackbird), and поље (polje, field), and made into a feminine 4th-declension noun in Latvian, probably following the Albanian form Kosova.

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Proper noun[edit]

Kosova f (4th declension)

  1. Kosovo (country in Central Europe, with Prishtina as its capital; the earlier Yugoslav and then later Serbian province of the same name, still regarded as such by Serbia)
    Kosovas karogsthe flag of Kosovo
    Kosovas teritorijathe territory of Kosovo
    šobrīd Kosovā ir 2,2 miljoni iedzīvotāju'currently there are 2.2 million inhabitants in Kosovo

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former Yugoslav republics: