Numidia

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See also: Numídia

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Numidia, from Numida + -ia, from an earlier interpretation of Ancient Greek Νομάς (Nomás) (genitive Νομάδος (Nomádos)). Compare Latin Nomas, whence English nomad.

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Numidia

  1. An ancient Berber kingdom located in northern Africa.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy:
      Massinissa made many inward parts of Barbarie and Numidia in Africk (before his time incult and horrid) fruitful and battable by this means.
  2. (rare) A female given name.

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Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Numidia ?

  1. (historical) Numidia

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Numida.

Proper noun[edit]

Numidia f sg (genitive Numidiae); first declension

  1. Numidia

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative.

Case Singular
Nominative Numidia
Genitive Numidiae
Dative Numidiae
Accusative Numidiam
Ablative Numidiā
Vocative Numidia
Locative Numidiae

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Numidia
  • French: Numidie
  • Italian: Numidia
  • Polish: Numidia
  • Portuguese: Numídia
  • Spanish: Numidia

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nuˈmi.dja/
  • Rhymes: -idja
  • Syllabification: Nu‧mi‧dia

Proper noun[edit]

Numidia f

  1. Numidia (a region of North Africa)

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Further reading[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Numidia.

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Numidia f

  1. (historical) Numidia (ancient kingdom)

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