Medina

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See also: medina, médina, and Medína

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic اَلْمَدِينَة (al-madīna, the city).

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Medina

  1. A city, 200 miles north of Mecca along the Hejaz, from which the Hejira was launched; contains Muhammad's tomb.
  2. Various other cities of that name; see Wikipedia article on Medina.
    1. A city in and the county seat of Medina County, Ohio, USA.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English Meðune (the middle one) (Wikipedia). The river in Texas is included here for convenience.

Proper noun[edit]

Medina

  1. The River Medina, flowing south to north through the centre of the Isle of Wight
  2. The Medina River in Texas, USA, which gives its name to Medina County (Texas). Derived from the Spanish surname Medina.

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina f

  1. Medina

Czech[edit]

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Medina f

  1. Medina (city in Saudi Arabia, site of Muhammad’s tomb)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Medina in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina f

  1. Medina (a city in Saudi Arabia)
  2. Medina (municipality of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina ?

  1. Medina (a city in Saudi Arabia)
  2. A surname​.

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish.

Proper noun[edit]

Medina

  1. Medina (a city in Saudi Arabia)
  2. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Medina is the 36th most common surname in the Philippines, occurring at 110,717 individuals.