Tallinn

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Compound of old Estonian Taani (Denmark) and linn ("town", originally "castle").

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. The capital city of Estonia.

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Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn ?

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn m

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn n

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Estonian[edit]

Estonian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Estonian Tanin lidna, equivalent to Taani (Danish) +‎ linn (city (originally "fortress, castle")). An alternative theory derives it from tali (winter) +‎ linn.

Until 1933 both the forms Tallinn and Tallinna were in official use.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑlʲːːinː/ (Official, also Eastern Estonia)
  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑlʲːin(ː)/ (Northern Estonia)
  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑlʲin(ɑ)/ (Western Estonia)
  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑlʲnɑ/ (Southern Estonia)
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Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Declension[edit]


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn f

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn n (genitive Tallinns)

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Hungarian[edit]

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 Tallinn on Hungarian Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈtɒlːinː]
  • Hyphenation: Tal‧linn
  • Rhymes: -inː

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Tallinn
accusative Tallinnt
dative Tallinnak
instrumental Tallinnal
causal-final Tallinnért
translative Tallinná
terminative Tallinnig
essive-formal Tallinnként
essive-modal
inessive Tallinnban
superessive Tallinnon
adessive Tallinnál
illative Tallinnba
sublative Tallinnra
allative Tallinnhoz
elative Tallinnból
delative Tallinnról
ablative Tallinntól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Tallinné
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Tallinnéi
Possessive forms of Tallinn
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Tallinnom
2nd person sing. Tallinnod
3rd person sing. Tallinnja
1st person plural Tallinnunk
2nd person plural Tallinnotok
3rd person plural Tallinnjuk

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Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn m

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn m inan

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Tallinn in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn f

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn n (genitive Tallinns)

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)