Medina

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See also: medina, médina, and Medína

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic اَلْمَدِينَة الْمُنَوَّرَة (al-madīna l-munawwara, the enlightened 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.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Medina

  1. A river flowing south to north through the centre of the Isle of Wight

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina f

  1. Medina

Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

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.