Samos

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Σάμος (Sámos).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Samos

  1. A island belonging to the Sporades and a city on it, in the Aegean.
  2. A modern Greek prefecture in the eastern part of the Aegean that includes the island along with the islands of Icaria and Fourni.

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Translations[edit]

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Samos ?

  1. Samos (island)

Galician[edit]

The monastery of Samos today

Etymology[edit]

From an earlier Samãos. Attested as Samanos in local early Medieval Latin documents, it being the name of a local monastery founded under Suevic or Gothic rule in the 6th or 7th century; either from Proto-Germanic *samana, cf. Gothic 𐍃𐌰𐌼𐌰𐌽𐌰 (samana, together) and Old High German gisemini (congregation), or from a a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia, from a Celtic cognate of this Germanic forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Samos

  1. A town and municipality of Lugo, Galicia, Spain.
  2. A parish of Samos, Lugo, Galicia.

References[edit]

  • Boullón Agrelo, Ana Isabel (1999) Antroponimia medieval galega (ss. VIII–XII), Tübingen: Max Niemeyer Verlag, →ISBN, page 404

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Σάμος (Sámos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Samos f (genitive Samī); second declension

  1. Samos

Declension[edit]

Second declension, Greek type.

Case Singular
nominative Samos
genitive Samī
dative Samō
accusative Samon
ablative Samō
vocative Same

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Samos f

  1. Samos (an island, city, municipality and regional unit of North Aegean, Greece)