Mallorca

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English[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /məˈljɔɹ.kə/, /məˈjɔɹ.kə/, /maɪˈɔɹ.kə/

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Mallorca

  1. The main island of the Balearic Islands (Spain) in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin Maiorica, from Latin maior (larger), because the island is larger than Menorca. The change from -i- to -ll- is a hypercorrection against the yeísmo of the Mallorcan dialect of Catalan.

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Mallorca f

  1. Mallorca. Is divided unofficially in the following districts: Llevant, Migjorn, Palma, Pla de Mallorca, Raiguer and Serra de Tramuntana.

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Czech[edit]

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Mallorca f

  1. Majorca, Mallorca

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German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maˈlɔʁka/, /maˈjɔʁka/
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Mallorca n

  1. Mallorca/Majorca (island)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish Mayorca, from Late Latin Maiorica, from Latin maior (larger), because the island is larger than Minorca.

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Mallorca f

  1. Majorca, Mallorca

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /maˈljoɾka/

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Mallorca

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Mallorca is the 1,172st most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 8,507 individuals.