Malta

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See also: malta, Málta, Maltā, mälta, and Maltą

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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 Malta (disambiguation) on Wikipedia
Satellite image of Malta

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Melita, which is disputed; from a Phoenician root 𐤌𐤋𐤈(mlṭ), meaning "refuge" or from Ancient Greek μέλι, μελίτος (méli, melítos, honey). More at Malta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɔːl.tə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑl.tə/, /ˈmɔl.tə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔːltə

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. A European country in the Mediterranean Sea. Official name: Republic of Malta.
  2. The largest island of the Maltese Archipelago.
  3. A small city, the county seat of Phillips County, Montana, United States.

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Translations[edit]

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Acehnese[edit]

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

Malta

  1. Malta

Asturian[edit]

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

Malta f

  1. Malta

Basque[edit]

Basque Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia eu

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
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Malta f

  1. Malta

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Malta f

  1. Malta

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Danish[edit]

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Malta

  1. Malta

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Malta n

  1. Malta

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Estonian[edit]

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

Malta

  1. Malta (country)
  2. Malta (island)

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Finnish[edit]

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

Malta

  1. Malta

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Malta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Malta
genitive Maltan
partitive Maltaa
illative Maltaan
singular plural
nominative Malta
accusative nom. Malta
gen. Maltan
genitive Maltan
partitive Maltaa
inessive Maltassa
elative Maltasta
illative Maltaan
adessive Maltalla
ablative Maltalta
allative Maltalle
essive Maltana
translative Maltaksi
instructive
abessive Maltatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Malta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Maltani Maltamme
2nd person Maltasi Maltanne
3rd person Maltansa

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Galician[edit]

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Malta f

  1. Malta

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

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Malta n (genitive Maltas)

  1. Malta

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Ido[edit]

Ido Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

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Malta

  1. Malta

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Malta f

  1. Malta

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Latvian[edit]

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 Malta on Latvian Wikipedia
Malta (Eiropā)
Maltas karogs
Maltas, Goco un Komino salas

Etymology[edit]

The origin of this word is disputed. It may come from a Phoenician root 𐤌𐤋𐤈(mlṭ), meaning “refuge”, or from the Ancient Greek word μέλι, μελίτος (méli, melítos, honey).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Malta f (4th declension)

  1. Malta (island in the Mediterranean, the largest of the islands that form the country of Malta)
    Maltas salaMalta island
    Maltas salā atrodas valsts galvaspilsētathe country's capital is located on the island of Malta
  2. Malta (country in the Mediterranean, comprising several islandsMalta, Gozo, Comino — with Valletta as its capital)
    Maltas karogsthe flag of Malta
    1964. gada 21. septembrī Malta ieguva neatkarību no Apvienotās Karalisteson September 21st, 1964, Malta gained (its) independence from the United Kingdom

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Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Málta f

  1. Malta

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Maltese[edit]

Maltese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia mt

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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Malta f

  1. Malta (a country in Europe)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

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Malta

  1. Malta

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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

Malta

  1. Malta

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Occitan[edit]

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

Malta f

  1. Malta

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malta f

  1. Malta

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Further reading[edit]

  • Malta in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Melite, which is disputed; from a Phoenician root 𐤌𐤋𐤈(mlṭ), meaning "refuge" or from Ancient Greek μέλι, μελίτος (méli, melítos, honey). More at Malta.

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Malta f

  1. Malta (an archipelago and country in Europe in the Mediterranean)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mâːlta/
  • Hyphenation: Mal‧ta

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Mȃlta f (Cyrillic spelling Ма̑лта)

  1. Malta

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Slovak[edit]

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Malta f (genitive Malty) declension pattern žena

  1. Malta

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Malta in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Mȃlta f

  1. Malta

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nominative Málta
genitive Málte
singular
nominative Málta
accusative Málto
genitive Málte
dative Málti
locative Málti
instrumental Málto

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Further reading[edit]

  • Malta”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Melite, which is disputed; from a Phoenician root 𐤌𐤋𐤈(mlṭ), meaning "refuge" or from Ancient Greek μέλι, μελίτος (méli, melítos, honey). More at Malta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmalta/, [ˈmal̪t̪a]

Proper noun[edit]

Malta f

  1. Malta

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malta n (genitive Maltas)

  1. Malta

Tagalog[edit]

Tagalog Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tl

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Malta (Malta).

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta

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Turkmen[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta

Uzbek[edit]

Uzbek Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia uz

Noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta

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West Frisian[edit]

West Frisian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fy

Proper noun[edit]

Malta

  1. Malta