Lusitania

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See also: lusitania and Lusitânia

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Lūsītānia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lusitania

  1. ancient Roman province, roughly corresponding to modern Portugal
  2. (archaic, poetic) Portugal

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Lūsītānus +‎ -ia, named after the Lusitanians, a Proto-Indo-European tribe of the Iberian peninsula (from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia). The name's origin is uncertain but it is generally agreed that the tribe converged with a heavy Celtic (possibly Celtiberian) influence.

The province within the Roman Empire

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /luː.siːˈtaː.ni.a/, [ɫ̪uː.siːˈt̪aː.n̪i.a]

Proper noun[edit]

Lūsītānia f sg (genitive Lūsītāniae); first declension

  1. A province of Roman Hispania, covering what is now southern Portugal and parts of western Spain such as Extremadura.

Declension[edit]

  • First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.
Case Singular
Nominative Lūsītānia
Genitive Lūsītāniae
Dative Lūsītāniae
Accusative Lūsītāniam
Ablative Lūsītāniā
Vocative Lūsītānia
Locative Lūsītāniae

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Lusitania

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Lūsītānia

Proper noun[edit]

Lusitania f

  1. Lusitania (ancient Roman province)