Montana

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English[edit]

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Map of US highlighting Montana

Etymology[edit]

From Latin montāna; the US state via Spanish montaña (mountain).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /mɒnˈtænə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑːnə

Proper noun[edit]

Montana

  1. A state in the Mountain West region of the United States. Capital: Helena. Largest city: Billings.
  2. A town and province in northwestern Bulgaria.
  3. A former municipality of Valais canton, Switzerland.
  4. A locality in northern Tasmania, Australia.
  5. A place in the United States, named after Montana Territory:
    1. A town in Buffalo County, Wisconsin.
    2. An unincorporated community in Johnson County, Arkansas.
    3. An unincorporated community in Labette County, Kansas.
    4. An unincorporated community in Warren County, New Jersey.
    5. An unincorporated community in Marion County, West Virginia.
  6. A unisex given name transferred from the place name, specifically from the name of the U.S. state.
    • 2002 Danny Katz, Dork Geek Jew, Allen & Unwin (2002), →ISBN, page 12:
      'Montana?' I said. 'You can't call a kid Montana'―these friends of mine were going to call their new baby girl Montana and I tried to talk them out of it, because I'm sick of Australians naming their kids after American placenames, I'm sick of all these Montanas and Delawares and Indianas and Dallases. []

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Montana.

Proper noun[edit]

Montana (genitive Montanas)

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Montana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmontɑnɑ/, [ˈmo̞n̪t̪ɑnɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ontɑnɑ
  • Syllabification: Mon‧ta‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Montana

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Montana (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Montana
genitive Montanan
partitive Montanaa
illative Montanaan
singular plural
nominative Montana
accusative nom. Montana
gen. Montanan
genitive Montanan
partitive Montanaa
inessive Montanassa
elative Montanasta
illative Montanaan
adessive Montanalla
ablative Montanalta
allative Montanalle
essive Montanana
translative Montanaksi
instructive
abessive Montanatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Montana (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Montanani Montanamme
2nd person Montanasi Montananne
3rd person Montanansa

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English Montana.

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Montana m

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

Latin[edit]

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Montāna f sg (genitive Montānae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Montana

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Montāna
Genitive Montānae
Dative Montānae
Accusative Montānam
Ablative Montānā
Vocative Montāna
Locative Montānae

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English Montana, from Spanish montaña (mountain), from Old Spanish montanna, from Medieval Latin montāna, from the feminine of Latin montānus, from mōns (mountain), from Proto-Indo-European *men-.

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Montana f

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Montana in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Montana in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montana f

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /monˈtana/, [mõn̪ˈt̪a.na]

Proper noun[edit]

Montana f

  1. Montana (a state of the United States)

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