Nigeria

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Niger +‎ -ia, coined by British journalist Flora Shaw in 1897.

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Nigeria

  1. A country in West Africa, south of the country of Niger. Official name: Federal Republic of Nigeria.

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Central Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria (a country in Africa)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Nigeria (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Nigeria
genitive Nigerian
partitive Nigeriaa
illative Nigeriaan
singular plural
nominative Nigeria
accusative nom. Nigeria
gen. Nigerian
genitive Nigerian
partitive Nigeriaa
inessive Nigeriassa
elative Nigeriasta
illative Nigeriaan
adessive Nigerialla
ablative Nigerialta
allative Nigerialle
essive Nigeriana
translative Nigeriaksi
instructive
abessive Nigeriatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Nigeria (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Nigeriani Nigeriamme
2nd person Nigeriasi Nigerianne
3rd person Nigeriansa

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Nigeria.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ni.ʒɛ.ʁja/, /ni.ʒe.ʁja/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria m

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)
    Synonym: République fédérale du Nigeria

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

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Nigeria n (proper noun, genitive Nigerias or (optionally with an article) Nigeria)

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)
    Synonym: Bundesrepubik Nigeria

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /niˈd͡ʒɛ.rja/
  • Rhymes: -ɛrja
  • Hyphenation: Ni‧gè‧ria

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia la

Proper noun[edit]

Nigēria f sg (genitive Nigēriae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular
Nominative Nigēria
Genitive Nigēriae
Dative Nigēriae
Accusative Nigēriam
Ablative Nigēriā
Vocative Nigēria

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɲiˈɡɛ.rja/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrja
  • Syllabification: Ni‧ge‧ria

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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nouns
adjective

Further reading[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /niˈxeɾja/, [niˈxe.ɾja]
  • Hyphenation: Ni‧ge‧ria
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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Swahili[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)

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Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria n (genitive Nigerias)

  1. Nigeria (a country in West Africa)