Newfoundland

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English[edit]

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Newfoundland

Etymology[edit]

Calque of Portuguese Terra Nova (New Land)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈnjuːˌfaʊnd.lənd/, /ˈnjuː.fənd.lənd/, /ˈnjuː.fənd.lænd/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈn(j)uˌfaʊnd.lənd/, /ˈn(j)u.fənd.lənd/, /ˈn(j)u.fəndˌlænd/, /ˈn(j)uˌfaʊnd.lænd/
  • (Canada) IPA(key): /ˈnu.fənˌlænd/, /ˈnu.fəndˌlænd/
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Proper noun[edit]

Newfoundland

  1. A large island off the coast of eastern Canada, which, along with Labrador, has composed the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador since 1949.
  2. (informal) The Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Noun[edit]

Newfoundland (plural Newfoundlands)

  1. A Newfoundland dog, a very large breed of working dog from Newfoundland, with a shaggy, usually black coat, known for its water rescue ability, strength, and gentle disposition.

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Newfoundland

  1. Newfoundland (island)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Newfoundland (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Newfoundland
genitive Newfoundlandin
partitive Newfoundlandia
illative Newfoundlandiin
singular plural
nominative Newfoundland
accusative nom. Newfoundland
gen. Newfoundlandin
genitive Newfoundlandin
partitive Newfoundlandia
inessive Newfoundlandissa
elative Newfoundlandista
illative Newfoundlandiin
adessive Newfoundlandilla
ablative Newfoundlandilta
allative Newfoundlandille
essive Newfoundlandina
translative Newfoundlandiksi
instructive
abessive Newfoundlanditta
comitative

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Newfoundland

  1. Newfoundland (large Canadian island)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

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Newfoundland

  1. Newfoundland (large Canadian island)

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