Sudan

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Emblem of Sudan

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سُودَان(sūdān, black people), plural of أَسْوَد(ʾaswad).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /suːˈdɑːn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /suˈdæn/, /suˈdɑn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑːn, -æn

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan (plural Sudans)

  1. Country in Northeast Africa
    Often used with the definite article "the".
    1. Turkish Sudan; autonym Turkiyyah; Sudan under the Eyalet of Egypt, from 1820 to 1885
    2. Mahdist State, also known as Mahdist Sudan or the Sudanese Mahdiyya, from 1885 to 1898
    3. Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, a condominium of the United Kingdom and Egypt from 1899 to 1955
    4. Republic of the Sudan, since 1955
  2. A climatic zone characterized by savannas and mosaic forests running in a belt just south of the Sahel in West and East Africa
  3. (historical) Mali (when it was under French colonial rule as Soudan).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sudan” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020, retrieved 7 July 2019.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَسْوَد(ʾaswad, black man), plural سُودَان(sūdān).

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Sudan m

  1. Sudan

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Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan

  1. Sudan

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Sudan (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Sudan
genitive Sudanin
partitive Sudania
illative Sudaniin
singular plural
nominative Sudan
accusative nom. Sudan
gen. Sudanin
genitive Sudanin
partitive Sudania
inessive Sudanissa
elative Sudanista
illative Sudaniin
adessive Sudanilla
ablative Sudanilta
allative Sudanille
essive Sudanina
translative Sudaniksi
instructive
abessive Sudanitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Sudan (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Sudanini Sudanimme
2nd person Sudanisi Sudaninne
3rd person Sudaninsa

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

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Proper noun[edit]

Sudan m (genitive Sudan or Sudans, plural Sudan)

  1. Sudan
    • 1839, Fr. von Rougemont, Ch. H. Hugendubel, Geographie des Menschen, ethnographisch, statistisch und historisch. Erster Band, page 28:
      Hoch- und Nieder-Sudan [....] Die Araber haben mit ihrer Religion ihre obwohl sehr unvollkommene Gesittung verbreitet; durch sie wurden nicht bloß in Aegypten und auf dem Atlas, sondern auch in den beiden Sudan Schulen gegründet [...]
    • 1855, R. Nievergelt, Leitfaden der Geographie für Sekundarschulen, page 41:
      Die Ureinwohner sind Neger in Hochafrika und den beiden Sudan [...]

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan m

  1. Sudan

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan

  1. Sudan

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan

  1. Sudan

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan m

  1. Sudan

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Further reading[edit]

  • Sudan in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǔdaːn/
  • Hyphenation: Su‧dan

Proper noun[edit]

Sùdān m (Cyrillic spelling Су̀да̄н)

  1. Sudan

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Swahili[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Sudan

  1. Sudan

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Sudán (Sudan).

Proper noun[edit]

Sudán

  1. Sudan

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sudan

  1. Sudan