Leningrad

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See also: Léningrad and Leningrád

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Ленингра́д (Leningrád), from Ле́нин (Lénin, Lenin) + град (grad, city). Named in honour of Vladimir Lenin.

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Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad

  1. (historical) Saint Petersburg, a major city in Russia, from the time of Lenin's death in 1924 until 1991.
  2. An oblast of Russia, which surrounds, but no longer contains, Saint Petersburg, its former administrative centre.

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad ?

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg
  2. Leningrad (an oblast of Russia)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad m

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg

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Further reading[edit]

  • Leningrad in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Leningrad in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Leningrad (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Leningrad
genitive Leningradin
partitive Leningradia
illative Leningradiin
singular plural
nominative Leningrad
accusative nom. Leningrad
gen. Leningradin
genitive Leningradin
partitive Leningradia
inessive Leningradissa
elative Leningradista
illative Leningradiin
adessive Leningradilla
ablative Leningradilta
allative Leningradille
essive Leningradina
translative Leningradiksi
instructive
abessive Leningraditta
comitative
Possessive forms of Leningrad (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Leningradini Leningradimme
2nd person Leningradisi Leningradinne
3rd person Leningradinsa

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈleːniŋˌɡʁaːt/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad n (proper noun, genitive Leningrads or (optionally with an article) Leningrad)

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg

Ingrian[edit]

Leningrad.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Ленинград (Leningrad).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia)
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 44:
      Genadin papa mäni Leningradaa.
      Genadi's dad went to Leningrad.

Declension[edit]

Declension of Leningrad (type 3/koira, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative Leningrad
genitive Leningradan
partitive Leningradaa
illative Leningradaa
inessive Leningradaas
elative Leningradast
allative Leningradalle
adessive Leningradaal
ablative Leningradalt
translative Leningradaks
essive Leningradanna, Leningradaan
exessive1) Leningradant
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.
Declension of Leningrad (type 5/vahti, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative Leningrad
genitive Leningradin
partitive Leningradia
illative Leningradii
inessive Leningradiis
elative Leningradist
allative Leningradille
adessive Leningradiil
ablative Leningradilt
translative Leningradiks
essive Leningradinna, Leningradiin
exessive1) Leningradint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

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References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 28

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Ленингра́д (Leningrád), from Ле́нин (Lénin, Lenin) + град (grad, city).

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Proper noun[edit]

Leningrad m inan

  1. (historical) Leningrad (a major city in Russia), now Saint Petersburg

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Further reading[edit]

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