Mali

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See also: mali, malí, Malí, mǎlì, māli, and mạ lị

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherits its name from the Mali Empire, in turn from Mandinka or Bambara mali (hippopotamus).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑːli/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑːli

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. A country in West Africa. Official name: Republic of Mali.
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Etymology 2[edit]

A shortened form of Somali or Somalia

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. (slang) A Somali

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia af

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali n

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Mali (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Mali
genitive Malin
partitive Malia
illative Maliin
singular plural
nominative Mali
accusative nom. Mali
gen. Malin
genitive Malin
partitive Malia
inessive Malissa
elative Malista
illative Maliin
adessive Malilla
ablative Malilta
allative Malille
essive Malina
translative Maliksi
instructive
abessive Malitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Mali (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Malini Malimme
2nd person Malisi Malinne
3rd person Malinsa

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali m

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali n (genitive Malis)

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Mali m

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Latvian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali f (indeclinable)

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval vernacular form of Magdalene.

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • One of the most common female names in Norway in the 17th and 18th century. Today more common as Malin, Malene.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

Similar to English Mali.

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali n (indeclinable)

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Mali in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali m

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mâːli/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧li

Proper noun[edit]

Mȃli m (Cyrillic spelling Ма̑ли)

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali m

  1. Alternative form of Malí

Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sw

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali n (genitive Malis)

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)

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Tagalog[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Mali

  1. Mali (a country in West Africa)