Wien

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Bavarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Major theories include:

Cognates include German Wien and Luxembourgish Wien.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vienna) IPA(key): /ˈvin/, (dated) /ˈvɛa̯n/
  • Hyphenation: Wien

Proper noun[edit]

Wien n

  1. (Vienna) Vienna (the capital city of Austria)
    • 1938, Josef Weinheber, Wien wörtlich, Sieg der Provinz:
      I waaß net, es gibt so vü' Dichter in Wien,
      und ålle geehrt und berühmt.
      I didn't know there were so many poets in Vienna,
      and all honorable and famous.
    • 2015, “Wien wort auf di [Vienna waits for you]”, performed by Granada:
      Wann wirsds kapieren? Wien wort auf di!
      When will you realise? Vienna waits for you!
  2. (Vienna) Wien (a river in Vienna, Austria)

References[edit]

  • Maria Hornung; Sigmar Grüner (2002), “Węan”, in Wörterbuch der Wiener Mundart, 2nd edition, ÖBV & HPT

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Wien

  1. Vienna (the capital city of Austria)

Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Wien

  1. Vienna (the capital city of Austria)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Wien (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Wien
genitive Wienin
partitive Wieniä
illative Wieniin
singular plural
nominative Wien
accusative nom. Wien
gen. Wienin
genitive Wienin
partitive Wieniä
inessive Wienissä
elative Wienistä
illative Wieniin
adessive Wienillä
ablative Wieniltä
allative Wienille
essive Wieninä
translative Wieniksi
instructive
abessive Wienittä
comitative
Possessive forms of Wien (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Wienini Wienimme
2nd person Wienisi Wieninne
3rd person Wieninsä

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Celtic, via Latin Vindobona.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /viːn/
  • (Austria)
    (file)
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Wien n (genitive Wiens)

  1. Vienna (the capital city of Austria)
    Wien ist die Hauptstadt von Österreich.Vienna is the capital of Austria.
  2. Vienna (a state of Austria)

Proper noun[edit]

Wien f (genitive Wien)

  1. Wien (a river in Austria, flowing through Vienna)

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Plautdietsch[edit]

Noun[edit]

Wien m (plural Wien)

  1. wine

Saterland Frisian[edit]

n Petälje Wien.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian wīn, from Proto-West Germanic *wīn. Cognates include German Wein and West Frisian wyn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vin/
  • Hyphenation: Wien
  • Rhymes: -in

Noun[edit]

Wien m (plural Wiene)

  1. wine

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Marron C. Fort (2015), “Wien”, in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch mit einer phonologischen und grammatischen Übersicht, Buske, →ISBN

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Wien n (genitive Wiens)

  1. Vienna (the capital city of Austria)

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