Nigeria

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See also: Nigéria and Nígería

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the Niger River, from a native term "Ni Gir" (meaning "River Gir"). The name has often been misinterpreted as derived from the Latin niger (black), a reference to the dark complexions of the inhabitants of the region.

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Nigeria

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

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Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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 Nigerialleˣ
essive Nigeriana
translative Nigeriaksi
instructive
abessive Nigeriatta
comitative

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Nigeria

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria n (genitive Nigerias)

  1. Nigeria

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Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f (genitive Nigeriae); first declension

  1. Nigeria

Inflection[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Nigeria
genitive Nigeriae
dative Nigeriae
accusative Nigeriam
ablative Nigeriā
vocative Nigeria
locative Nigeriae

Norwegian[edit]

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Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria

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Polish[edit]

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Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria f

  1. Nigeria

Swedish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nigeria

  1. Nigeria