Macedonia

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Μακεδονία (Makedonía, Macedonia), from μακεδονία (makedonía, highland), from μακεδνός (makednós, high, tall). Doublet of macedoine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmæs.əˈdəʊ.ni.ə/
  • (US) enPR: măs'ədōʹnēə IPA(key): /ˌmæs.əˈdoʊ.ni.ə/
  • (file)

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Macedonia

  1. An ancient Greek kingdom, located to the north of Thessaly, comprising the Greek city of Thessaloniki and its surroundings.
    Synonym: Macedon
  2. The largest and second-most populous region of Greece, comprising the regions of West Macedonia, Central Macedonia and the East Macedonia part of the region of East Macedonia and Thrace.
  3. North Macedonia, a country in Southeastern Europe, or one of its predecessor incarnations, such as the Socialist Republic of Macedonia.
    • 2002, Jozo Tomasevich, War and Revolution in Yugoslavia: 1941 - 1945, Stanford University Press (→ISBN), page 166:
      But all this took time and delayed the start of the Communist-led uprising in Macedonia until October 11, 1941, that is, almost three months after it began in other parts of Yugoslavia. The CPY only had a few members in Macedonia at the time []
  4. A geographical region which includes the Republic of North Macedonia, the Greek region of Macedonia, the Pirin region of Bulgaria, and small parts of Albania and Serbia.
  5. The part of that region which is in south-western Bulgaria. (Also called Pirin Macedonia or Bulgarian Macedonia.)

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(ancient kingdom conquered by Rome):

(North Macedonia, sovereign country, nation-state in Europe):

(region of Greece):

(region of Bulgaria):

(region across many countries):

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Asturian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia

  1. Macedonia

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Galician[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia f

  1. North Macedonia (modern republic)

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Ido[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia

  1. Macedonia

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Italian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia (all senses)

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Latin[edit]

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Mācedonia (in red) on a map of the provinces of the Roman Empire circa AD 120.

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Μακεδονία (Makedonía, Macedonia), from μακεδονία (makedonía, highland), from μακεδνός (makednós, high, tall).

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Proper noun[edit]

Mācedonia f sg (genitive Mācedoniae); first declension

  1. Macedonia

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Mācedonia
Genitive Mācedoniae
Dative Mācedoniae
Accusative Mācedoniam
Ablative Mācedoniā
Vocative Mācedonia
Locative Mācedoniae

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia f

  1. Obsolete spelling of Macedónia

Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ma.t͡ʃe.doˈni.a]

Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia

Declension[edit]

gender f uncountable
Nom/Acc Macedonia
Gen/Dat Macedoniei

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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /maθeˈdonja/, [maθeˈðonja]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /maseˈdonja/, [maseˈðonja]

Proper noun[edit]

Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia