Toronto

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See also: Torontó

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mohawk tkaronto (where trees stand in water), originally referring to the strait between Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /təˈɹɒn(t)oʊ/, [tʰəˈɹɒntʰo(ʊ)], [tʰəˈɹɒɾ̃o(ʊ)], [tʰəˈɹɒɾ̃ə]
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  • Hyphenation: To‧ron‧to

Proper noun[edit]

Toronto

  1. The capital city of Ontario, Canada and largest city in Canada.
  2. A lakeside suburb within the City of Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia.
  3. An unincorporated area and community in the township of Lot 23, Grenville Parish, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
  4. A village in County Durham, England.
  5. A former unincorporated community in Woodside Township, now a suburb of Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois.
  6. A ghost town in Helt Township, Vermillion County, Indiana.
  7. A small town in Clinton County, Iowa.
  8. A tiny city in Woodson County, Kansas, named after Toronto, Ontario.
  9. An unincorporated community in Camden County, Missouri, named after Toronto, Ontario.
  10. A city in Jefferson County, Ohio, named after Toronto, Ontario.
  11. A small town in Deuel County, South Dakota, named after Toronto, Ontario.

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Esperanto[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Toronto (accusative Toronton)

  1. Toronto (the capital city of Ontario, Canada, and largest city in Canada)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoronto/, [ˈt̪o̞ro̞n̪t̪o̞]
  • Rhymes: -oronto
  • Syllabification: To‧ron‧to

Proper noun[edit]

Toronto

  1. Toronto (the capital city of Ontario, Canada, and largest city in Canada)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Toronto (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Toronto
genitive Toronton
partitive Torontoa
illative Torontoon
singular plural
nominative Toronto
accusative nom. Toronto
gen. Toronton
genitive Toronton
partitive Torontoa
inessive Torontossa
elative Torontosta
illative Torontoon
adessive Torontolla
ablative Torontolta
allative Torontolle
essive Torontona
translative Torontoksi
instructive
abessive Torontotta
comitative
Possessive forms of Toronto (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person Torontoni Torontomme
2nd person Torontosi Torontonne
3rd person Torontonsa

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Toronto

  1. Rōmaji transcription of トロント

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Toronto, from Mohawk tkaronto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Toronto f

  1. Toronto (the capital city of Ontario, Canada, and largest city in Canada)