Lima

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See also: lima, limá, líma, limă, lìmǎ, and Lìmǎ

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Lima

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Noun[edit]

Lima

  1. Code word for the letter L in the NATO/ICAO spelling alphabet

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation: Aeronautical Telecommunications; Volume II Communication Procedures including those with PANS status[1], 6th edition, International Civil Aviation Organization, October 2001, retrieved 23 January 2019, page §5.2.1.3, Figure 5–1

English[edit]

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 Lima (disambiguation) on Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Via corrupted Spanish pronunciation of Quechua Rimak, Incan god, from rimay (to speak).

Pronunciation[edit]

City in Peru, ICAO spelling alphabet letter:

City in Ohio:

Proper noun[edit]

Lima

  1. The capital city of Peru.
  2. A city, the county seat of Allen County, Ohio, United States.
  3. The letter L in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

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Central Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lima

  1. Lima (the capital and largest city of the modern Peru).

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lima (n)

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Lima, from Quechua Rimak.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lima f

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)

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Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
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Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Lima

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese Limia, from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia.

Cognate with Galician Limia.

Proper noun[edit]

Lima m

  1. Limia (a river in Iberia)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the river's name. Related to Limeira.

Proper noun[edit]

Lima

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Lima, from Quechua Rimak, Incan god, from rimay (to speak).

Proper noun[edit]

Lima f

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lîma/
  • Hyphenation: Li‧ma

Proper noun[edit]

Lȉma f (Cyrillic spelling Ли̏ма)

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)

References[edit]

  • Lima” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

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Lima f (genitive Limy, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Lima (the capital of Peru)

References[edit]

  • Lima in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Lima f

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)
  2. A province of Peru

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Swedish[edit]

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Lima n (genitive Limas)

  1. Lima (the capital city of Peru)

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