Murcia

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See also: murcià and Múrcia

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Murcia.

Proper noun[edit]

Murcia

  1. An autonomous community in south-eastern Spain.
  2. The capital city of the region of Murcia.

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Aragonese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Murcia

  1. Murcia (city and autonomous community)

Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Murcia ?

  1. Murcia (city and autonomous community)

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Galician[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Murcia f

  1. Murcia (city and autonomous community)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear. Has been derived from myrtus (myrtle), from murcus or from Ancient Greek μύρκος (múrkos, dumb).

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Murcia f sg (genitive Murciae); first declension

  1. (Roman mythology) A surname of Venus

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Murcia
Genitive Murciae
Dative Murciae
Accusative Murciam
Ablative Murciā
Vocative Murcia

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Various theories exist, the most common that it derived from Latin Myrta or Murtea, meaning the land of myrtle (see Latin myrta), or from Latin Murtia, from the name Murtius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Murcia f

  1. Murcia (an autonomous community and province of Spain; capital: Murcia)
  2. Murcia (a city in Spain)

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