Tonga

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Tongan Tonga, from Samoan toga (southern).

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. A country in Oceania. Official name: Kingdom of Tonga. Capital: Nuku'alofa.
  2. An archipelago in Polynesia, Pacific
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. A language spoken in Malawi.

Etymology 3[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. A language spoken in Mozambique.

Etymology 4[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. A language spoken in Zambia.

Etymology 5[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga (plural Tongas)

  1. A surname​.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Tonga is the 38332nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 578 individuals. Tonga is most common among Asian/Pacific Islander (74.57%) and White (10.9%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga f

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

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Central Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga ?

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tongan Tonga, from Samoan toga (southern).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga n

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Tonga
Accusative Tonga
Dative Tonga
Genitive Tonga

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Tonga (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Tonga
genitive Tongan
partitive Tongaa
illative Tongaan
singular plural
nominative Tonga
accusative nom. Tonga
gen. Tongan
genitive Tongan
partitive Tongaa
inessive Tongassa
elative Tongasta
illative Tongaan
adessive Tongalla
ablative Tongalta
allative Tongalle
essive Tongana
translative Tongaksi
instructive
abessive Tongatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Tonga (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person Tongani Tongamme
2nd person Tongasi Tonganne
3rd person Tongansa

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga n (proper noun, genitive Tongas or (optionally with an article) Tonga)

  1. Tonga (a country and archipelago in Polynesia)

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Hungarian[edit]

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 Tonga on Hungarian Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtoŋɡɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Ton‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɡɒ

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Polynesia, Oceania)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Tonga
accusative Tongát
dative Tongának
instrumental Tongával
causal-final Tongáért
translative Tongává
terminative Tongáig
essive-formal Tongaként
essive-modal
inessive Tongában
superessive Tongán
adessive Tongánál
illative Tongába
sublative Tongára
allative Tongához
elative Tongából
delative Tongáról
ablative Tongától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Tongáé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Tongáéi
Possessive forms of Tonga
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Tongám
2nd person sing. Tongád
3rd person sing. Tongája
1st person plural Tongánk
2nd person plural Tongátok
3rd person plural Tongájuk

Derived terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga f

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Tonga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of トンガ

Latin[edit]

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia la

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga f sg (genitive Tongae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative.

Case Singular
Nominative Tonga
Genitive Tongae
Dative Tongae
Accusative Tongam
Ablative Tongā
Vocative Tonga
Locative Tongae

Marshallese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga n

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Derived terms[edit]

nouns
adjective

Further reading[edit]

  • Tonga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Tonga in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtõ.ɡɐ/, [ˈtõ.ɡɐ]

  • Hyphenation: Ton‧ga

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga f

  1. Tonga (an archipelago and country in Oceania)

Usage notes[edit]

Tonga is never indicated by an article; see usage notes for Portugal.

Derived terms[edit]


Rarotongan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Tongan Tonga.

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

References[edit]

Tonga” in Cook Islands Languages, 2016.

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga ?

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)

Anagrams[edit]


Tongan[edit]

Tongan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia to

Etymology[edit]

From Samoan toga (southern).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tonga

  1. Tonga (a country in Oceania)