Tallinn

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Tallinn

  1. The capital of Estonia.

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Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn ?

  1. Tallinn (capital of Estonia)

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. Tallinn (capital 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

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)

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn

  1. Tallinn

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

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Tallinn f

  1. Tallinn

German[edit]

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Tallinn n (genitive Tallinns)

  1. Tallinn

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

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Tallinn m inan

  1. Tallinn, capital city of Estonia

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Further reading[edit]

  • Tallinn in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn f

  1. Tallinn (the capital city of Estonia)

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tallinn n (genitive Tallinns)

  1. Tallinn (capital of Estonia)