Kosovo

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Location of Kosovo (1) within the Balkans
Kosovo (2) district

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Kosova (from Albanian)
  • Kosov@ (uncommon; blends the Slavic and Albanian spellings)
  • Kossovo (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of Serbo-Croatian Косово поље (blackbirds’ field), from косово (kosovo), possessive form of кос (kos, blackbird), and поље (polje, field).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒsəvə/, /ˈkɒsəvəʊ/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkɔsəˌvoʊ/

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo

  1. A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. Official name: Republic of Kosovo. Capital and largest city: Pristina. Considered by the Republic of Serbia to be one of its two autonomous provinces.
  2. One of five administrative districts of the above region as viewed by the Serbian government.

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Translations[edit]

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia af

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

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Asturian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈsobo/, [koˈso.β̞o]

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo m

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo m

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Crimean Tatar Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia crh

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo n (related adjective kosovský, demonym Kosovan)

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Kosovo in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Kosovo in Internetová jazyková příručka

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Serbo-Croatian Ко̏сово/Kȍsovo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ.soːˌvoː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ko‧so‧vo

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo n

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

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German[edit]

 Kosovo on German Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔsovo/, (rarer also) /ˈkɔzovo/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

der/das Kosovo m or n (proper noun, strong, usually definite, definite genitive des Kosovo or des Kosovos)
Kosovo n (proper noun, genitive Kosovos or (optionally with an article) Kosovo)

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ.so.vo/, /koˈsɔ.vo/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ɔsovo, -ɔvo
  • Hyphenation: Kò‧so‧vo, Ko‧sò‧vo

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo m

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kossovo in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Maltese[edit]

Maltese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Il-Kosovo m

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from Serbo-Croatian Kȍsovo.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /koˈzo.vu/, /ˈko.zo.vu/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /koˈzo.vo/, /ˈko.zo.vo/
 

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo m

  1. Alternative form of Cosovo: Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

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Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo n

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kôsoʋo/
  • Hyphenation: Ko‧so‧vo

Proper noun[edit]

Kȍsovo n (Cyrillic spelling Ко̏сово)

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

Declension[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈsobo/ [koˈso.β̞o]
  • Rhymes: -obo
  • Syllabification: Ko‧so‧vo

Proper noun[edit]

Kosovo m

  1. Kosovo (A partly-recognized country on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe)

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