Sparta

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See also: sparta, spartą, and šparta

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Doric Ancient Greek Σπάρτᾱ (Spártā) (Attic Σπᾰ́ρτη (Spártē)).

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Sparta

  1. An ancient city-state in southern Greece, noted for its strict military training.
  2. A town, the county seat of Hancock County, Georgia, United States.
  3. A town, the county seat of Alleghany County, North Carolina, United States.
  4. A city, the county seat of Monroe County, Wisconsin, United States.

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Czech[edit]

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Sparta f

  1. Sparta (ancient city-state in southern Greece, noted for its strict military training)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Sparta in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Sparta in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German and Latin Sparta from Ancient Greek Σπάρτη (Spártē)).

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Sparta

  1. Sparta (a city in Southern Greece, a leading city state in Classical Greece)

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sparta

  1. Sparta (ancient city-state in southern Greece)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Sparta (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Sparta
genitive Spartan
partitive Spartaa
illative Spartaan
singular plural
nominative Sparta
accusative nom. Sparta
gen. Spartan
genitive Spartan
partitive Spartaa
inessive Spartassa
elative Spartasta
illative Spartaan
adessive Spartalla
ablative Spartalta
allative Spartalle
essive Spartana
translative Spartaksi
instructive
abessive Spartatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Sparta (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Spartani Spartamme
2nd person Spartasi Spartanne
3rd person Spartansa

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Sparta (Sparte), or Ancient Greek Σπάρτα (Spárta) (Σπάρτη (Spártē)).

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Proper noun[edit]

Sparta n (genitive Spartas)

  1. Sparta

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σπάρτα (Spárta).

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Sparta f

  1. Sparta

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Σπάρτη (Spártē).

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Proper noun[edit]

Sparta f sg (genitive Spartae); first declension

  1. Sparta

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Sparta
Genitive Spartae
Dative Spartae
Accusative Spartam
Ablative Spartā
Vocative Sparta
Locative Spartae

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References[edit]

  • Sparta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Sparta in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Sparta in William Smith, editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly, 1854, 1857

Manx[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Yn Sparta f

  1. Sparta

Polish[edit]

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Sparta f

  1. Sparta

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /spâːrta/
  • Hyphenation: Spar‧ta

Proper noun[edit]

Spȃrta f (Cyrillic spelling Спа̑рта)

  1. Sparta

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