Medina

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See also: medina, médina, and Medína

English[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /məˈdinə/
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Medina

  1. The capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia; a city, holy to Islam, 200 miles north of Mecca along the Hejaz, from which the Hejira was launched; contains Muhammad's tomb.
  2. A suburb of Perth, Western Australia.
  3. A municipality of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
  4. A community in Zorra Township, Ontario, Canada.
  5. A municipality and town in the Cundinamarca department, Colombia.
  6. A municipal district of San Cristóbal province, Dominican Republic.
  7. A river, the River Medina, flowing south to north through the centre of the Isle of Wight, England.
  8. A former borough of the Isle of Wight, England.
  9. A village in Tolna County, Hungary.
  10. A rural locality in Hurunui district, Canterbury, New Zealand; a short river named the Medina River is nearby. [1]
  11. A municipality of Misamis Oriental, Philippines.
  12. A number of places in the United States:
    1. An unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Kansas.
    2. A city in Hennepin County, Minnesota.
    3. A village in Orleans County, New York.
    4. A tiny city in Stutsman County, North Dakota.
    5. A city, the county seat of Medina County, Ohio, named for the city in Saudi Arabia.
    6. A small city in Gibson County, Tennessee.
    7. An unincorporated community in Bandera County, Texas.
    8. A census-designated place in Zapata County, Texas.
    9. A river, the Medina River, in south central Texas, which gives its name to Medina County.
    10. A small city in King County, Washington.
    11. An unincorporated community in Jackson County, West Virginia.
    12. A town in Dane County, Wisconsin.
    13. An unincorporated community in the town of Dale, Outagamie County, Wisconsin.
  13. A surname from Spanish.
  14. A female given name transferred from the surname

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Catalan[edit]

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Medina f

  1. Medina (the capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia, holy to Islam)
  2. a surname

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Medina. The municipality in Misamis Oriental is named after Medina-Sidonia in Spain.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Me‧di‧na
  • IPA(key): /meˈdina/, [mɪˈd̪i.n̪ʌ]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina

  1. a surname from Spanish
  2. Medina (a municipality of Misamis Oriental, Philippines)

Czech[edit]

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Medina f

  1. Medina (the capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia, holy to Islam)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Medina in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu

German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Medina f (genitive Medina, plural Medinas)

  1. medina (old town in North African cities)

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Medina n (proper noun, strong, genitive Medinas)

  1. Medina (holy city in Saudi Arabia)

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: Me‧di‧na

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Medina f

  1. Medina (the capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia, holy to Islam)
  2. Medina (a municipality of Minas Gerais, Brazil)

Medina m or f

  1. a surname

Slovak[edit]

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Medina f (genitive singular Mediny, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Medina (a city in Saudi Arabia)

References[edit]

  • Medina in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meˈdina/ [meˈð̞i.na]
  • Rhymes: -ina
  • Syllabification: Me‧di‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Medina ?

  1. Medina (the capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia, holy to Islam)
  2. a surname

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Medina.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Me‧di‧na
  • IPA(key): /meˈdina/, [meˈdi.nɐ]

Proper noun[edit]

Medina

  1. Medina (the capital city of the Medina region, Saudi Arabia, holy to Islam)
  2. Medina (a municipality of Misamis Oriental, Philippines)
  3. a surname from Spanish

Statistics[edit]

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