Uruguay

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Disputed; Guaraní urugua (shellfish) y (water) or uru (kind of bird) gua (from) y (water).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈjʊə.ɹə.ɡwaɪ/, /ˈʊɹ.ə.ɡweɪ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈjʊɹ.ə.ɡwaɪ/, /ˈʊɹ.ə.ɡweɪ/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. A country in South America. Official name: Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

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Translations[edit]

See also[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ast

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay ?

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Central Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay n

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈuruɡʋɑi̯/, [ˈuruɡʋɑi̯]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Uruguay (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative Uruguay
genitive Uruguayn
partitive Uruguayta
illative Uruguayhin
singular plural
nominative Uruguay
accusative nom. Uruguay
gen. Uruguayn
genitive Uruguayn
partitive Uruguayta
inessive Uruguayssa
elative Uruguaysta
illative Uruguayhin
adessive Uruguaylla
ablative Uruguaylta
allative Uruguaylle
essive Uruguayna
translative Uruguayksi
instructive
abessive Uruguaytta
comitative
Possessive forms of Uruguay (type rosé)
possessor singular plural
1st person Uruguayni Uruguaymme
2nd person Uruguaysi Uruguaynne
3rd person Uruguaynsa

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay n (genitive Uruguays)

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ˈuruɡvaːj]
  • Hyphenation: Uru‧guay
  • Rhymes: -aːj

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Uruguay
accusative Uruguayt
dative Uruguaynak
instrumental Uruguayjal
causal-final Uruguayért
translative Uruguayjá
terminative Uruguayig
essive-formal Uruguayként
essive-modal
inessive Uruguayban
superessive Uruguayon
adessive Uruguaynál
illative Uruguayba
sublative Uruguayra
allative Uruguayhoz
elative Uruguayból
delative Uruguayról
ablative Uruguaytól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Uruguayé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Uruguayéi
Possessive forms of Uruguay
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Uruguayom
2nd person sing. Uruguayod
3rd person sing. Uruguaya
1st person plural Uruguayunk
2nd person plural Uruguayotok
3rd person plural Uruguayuk

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay m

  1. Obsolete spelling of Uruguai

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

Disputed; Guaraní urugua (shellfish) y (water) or uru (kind of bird) gua (from) y (water).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /uɾuˈɡwai/, [uɾuˈɣwai̯]
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)
  2. Uruguay River (a major river in South America)

Usage notes[edit]

The definite article is optional when referring to Uruguay in Spanish (i.e. el Uruguay).

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay n (genitive Uruguays)

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Venetian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)