Mauritania

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English[edit]

Seal of Mauritania

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Maurītānia, from Maurus (Moor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmɒɹɪˈteɪni.ə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌmɔːɹɪˈteɪni.ə/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania

  1. A country in North Africa. Official name: Islamic Republic of Mauritania.

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Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mauritania

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania

  1. Mauritania

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Mauritania (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Mauritania
genitive Mauritanian
partitive Mauritaniaa
illative Mauritaniaan
singular plural
nominative Mauritania
accusative nom. Mauritania
gen. Mauritanian
genitive Mauritanian
partitive Mauritaniaa
inessive Mauritaniassa
elative Mauritaniasta
illative Mauritaniaan
adessive Mauritanialla
ablative Mauritanialta
allative Mauritanialle
essive Mauritaniana
translative Mauritaniaksi
instructive
abessive Mauritaniatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Mauritania (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Mauritaniani Mauritaniamme
2nd person Mauritaniasi Mauritanianne
3rd person Mauritaniansa

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mauritania

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Maurītānus (Mauritanian, [one] of the Moors), from Maurus (Moor), from Ancient Greek Μαυρός (Maurós).

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Proper noun[edit]

Maurītānia f sg (genitive Maurītāniae); first declension

  1. Mauretania (ancient Berber kingdom)
  2. (New Latin) Mauritania (modern country in North Africa)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Maurītānia
Genitive Maurītāniae
Dative Maurītāniae
Accusative Maurītāniam
Ablative Maurītāniā
Vocative Maurītānia

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Mauritania

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania

  1. Mauritania

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania

  1. Mauritania

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mauritania

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Mauritania

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mauɾiˈtanja/, [mau̯ɾiˈt̪anja]

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania

Swahili[edit]

Swahili Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sw

Proper noun[edit]

Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (country)

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