London

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English London, from Old English Lunden, a borrowing from Latin Londīnium.

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Proper noun[edit]

London

  1. The capital city of the United Kingdom and of England, situated near the mouth of the River Thames in southeast England, with a metropolitan population of more than 13,000,000.
  2. A former administrative county of England, created in 1889 from parts of Kent, Middlesex and Surrey, and merged into Greater London in 1965.
  3. A city in southwestern Ontario, Canada, with a population of approximately 300,000.
  4. A city in Ohio, US, the county seat of Madison County, with a population of approximately 9,000.
  5. A city in Kentucky, US, and the county seat of Laurel County, with a population of approximately 8,000.
  6. A city in Arkansas, US, with a population of approximately 900.
  7. A city in California, US, with a population of approximately 1,800.
  8. A community in Texas, US, with a population of approximately 180.
  9. A community in West Virginia, US.
  10. A settlement in Kiribati, on Easter Island.
  11. A habitational surname​. for someone from London.
  12. (rare) A male or female given name transferred from the place name.
    • 2012 Louise Erdrich, The Round House, Corsair (2013), →ISBN, page 178:
      Sonja made me promise I would go to college. She said she'd wanted her daughter, Murphy, to go. She'd named her baby Murphy because it could never be a stripper name. But her daughter had changed her name to London.

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References[edit]

  • 2003, A. D. Mills, A Dictionary of British Place-Names, Oxford University Press, →ISBN

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

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

London

  1. London (city)

Estonian[edit]

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

London

  1. London (city)

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɔndɔn/ (most common)
  • IPA(key): /ˈlɔndn̩/ (particularly Swiss; also elsewhere, but often perceived as affected)

Proper noun[edit]

London n (genitive Londons)

  1. London (city)

Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlondon]
  • Hyphenation: Lon‧don

Proper noun[edit]

London

  1. London

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative London Londonok
accusative Londont Londonokat
dative Londonnak Londonoknak
instrumental Londonnal Londonokkal
causal-final Londonért Londonokért
translative Londonná Londonokká
terminative Londonig Londonokig
essive-formal Londonként Londonokként
essive-modal
inessive Londonban Londonokban
superessive Londonon Londonokon
adessive Londonnál Londonoknál
illative Londonba Londonokba
sublative Londonra Londonokra
allative Londonhoz Londonokhoz
elative Londonból Londonokból
delative Londonról Londonokról
ablative Londontól Londonoktól
Possessive forms of London
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Londonom Londonjaim
2nd person sing. Londonod Londonjaid
3rd person sing. Londonja Londonjai
1st person plural Londonunk Londonjaink
2nd person plural Londonotok Londonjaitok
3rd person plural Londonjuk Londonjaik

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English Lunden, from Latin Londīnium.

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London

  1. London (the capital of England)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

London

  1. London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom.

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

London

  1. London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom.

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

London f

  1. London (a city in Ontario, Canada)
  2. (relatively rare) London (the capital city of England)
    Synonym: Londres

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǒndoːn/
  • Hyphenation: Lon‧don

Proper noun[edit]

Lòndōn m (Cyrillic spelling Ло̀ндо̄н)

  1. London

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Swedish[edit]

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

London

  1. London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom

Tatar[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

London

  1. London

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