Oxford

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English Oxenford, Oxneford, from Old English Oxnaford (Oxford, literally oxen's ford), equivalent to ox +‎ ford. Compare Old Norse Öxnafurða.

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Oxford

  1. The University of Oxford.
  2. A city in Oxfordshire, England, famous for its university.
  3. An English habitational surname derived from the city in England.
  4. A city, the county seat of Lafayette County, Mississippi; named for the city in England.
  5. A city in Ohio.
  6. A city in Alabama.
  7. A city in Georgia, United States; named for the university.
  8. A city in Kansas.
  9. A city in Iowa; named for its township, itself named for the town in New York.
  10. A city in Arkansas.
  11. A city in Idaho.
  12. A town in Massachusetts.
  13. A town in Connecticut; named for the city in England.
  14. A town, the county seat of Granville County, North Carolina.
  15. A borough of Pennsylvania.
  16. A town in Maine; named for the city in England.
  17. A town and village in New York; named for the town in Massachusetts.
  18. A village in Michigan.
  19. A neighborhood of Edmonton, Alberta.
  20. A town in Nova Scotia.
  21. A town in Indiana.
  22. A census-designated place in New Jersey.
  23. A village in Nebraska.
  24. A town in Maryland.
  25. A town and village in Wisconsin.
  26. A settlement on Saint Croix, in the United States Virgin Islands.
  27. An unincorporated community in Colorado.
  28. An unincorporated community in Florida.
  29. An unincorporated community in Kentucky.
  30. An unincorporated community in West Virginia.
  31. A town in Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Oxford (plural Oxfords)

An Oxford shoe
  1. A variety of shoe, typically made of heavy leather.
    • 1908, O. Henry, A Tempered Wind
      We had to have a young lady assistant to help us work this graft; and I asked Buck if he knew of one to fill the bill.
      "One," says I, "that is cool and wise and strictly business from her pompadour to her Oxfords. No ex-toe-dancers or gum-chewers or crayon portrait canvassers for this."
  2. (by ellipsis) An Oxford Dictionary.

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Proper noun[edit]

Oxford m

  1. Oxford (a city in England)

Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Oxford

  1. Oxford (any of the various localities or the Oxford University)
    Tyttäreni opiskelee Oxfordissa.
    My daughter is studying in Oxford.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Oxford (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Oxford
genitive Oxfordin
partitive Oxfordia
illative Oxfordiin
singular plural
nominative Oxford
accusative nom. Oxford
gen. Oxfordin
genitive Oxfordin
partitive Oxfordia
inessive Oxfordissa
elative Oxfordista
illative Oxfordiin
adessive Oxfordilla
ablative Oxfordilta
allative Oxfordille
essive Oxfordina
translative Oxfordiksi
instructive
abessive Oxforditta
comitative
Possessive forms of Oxford (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Oxfordini Oxfordimme
2nd person Oxfordisi Oxfordinne
3rd person Oxfordinsa

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Oxford.

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Oxford m inan

  1. Oxford (a city in England)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Oxford in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Oxford.

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Oxford f

  1. Oxford (a city in England)
    Synonyms: Oxónia, Oxônia
  2. Oxford (university)