Nassau

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Nassau, from German nass (wet). The Bahamian city is named after the German one.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnæsɔː/
    • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Nassau

  1. A city in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
  2. The capital city of the Bahamas.

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Noun[edit]

Nassau (plural Nassaus)

  1. (golf, gambling) A wager consisting essentially of three separate bets, for the best score on each of the front nine (holes 1–9), back nine (holes 10–18), and total 18 holes.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English Nassau, from German Nassau, from nass.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nassau n (indeclinable)

  1. Nassau (the capital city of the Bahamas)

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Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Nassau.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /naˈsaw/, [naˈsaʊ̯]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /nɐˈsaw/, [nɐˈsaʊ̯]

Proper noun[edit]

Nassau f

  1. Nassau (a city in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)
  2. Nassau (the capital city of the Bahamas)

Proper noun[edit]

Nassau m (plural Nassau or Nassaus)

  1. any member of the House of Nassau