Tuvalu

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See also: Túvalú and tuvalu

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Tuvaluan meaning "eight standing together" in reference to the eight inhabited islands of Tuvalu, although Tuvalu consists of nine islands. The ninth island was inhabited in 1949. Compare to *walo meaning "eight" in Proto-Austronesian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /tuːˈvɑː.luː/, /ˈtuː.və.luː/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu

  1. A country in Oceania.

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Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu

  1. Tuvalu

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Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu

  1. Tuvalu

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Tuvalu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Tuvalu
genitive Tuvalun
partitive Tuvalua
illative Tuvaluun
singular plural
nominative Tuvalu
accusative nom. Tuvalu
gen. Tuvalun
genitive Tuvalun
partitive Tuvalua
inessive Tuvalussa
elative Tuvalusta
illative Tuvaluun
adessive Tuvalulla
ablative Tuvalulta
allative Tuvalulle
essive Tuvaluna
translative Tuvaluksi
instructive
abessive Tuvalutta
comitative

German[edit]

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Tuvalu n (genitive Tuvalus)

  1. Tuvalu

Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu m

  1. Tuvalu

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
Flag of Tuvalu

Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu

  1. Tuvalu

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu

  1. Tuvalu

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Polish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu n (indeclinable)

  1. Tuvalu

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu m

  1. Tuvalu (a country and archipelago in Oceania)

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tuˈbalu/, [t̪uˈβalu]

Proper noun[edit]

Tuvalu ?

  1. Tuvalu