nación

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See also: nacion, ñación, and naçión

Asturian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin natio, nationem.

Noun[edit]

nación f (plural naciones)

  1. birth
  2. nation

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese naçõ, from Latin nātiō, nātiōnem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [naˈθjoŋ]
  • Hyphenation: na‧ción

Noun[edit]

nación f (plural nacións)

  1. nation
    • 1697, José Gil Taboada, Grande loita de luceiros:
      Grande loyta de Luceyros
      Ay na terra do patron
      Santo, que fillo do Trono
      Nas guerras sempre atronòu.
      Cinco Luceyros no'menos
      S'opòn à vn Luceyro sò:
      Cinco à vn, è ser Galegos?
      No'mo dà ò corazon.
      E que loytan sobre quen
      A quen mais alomeou.
      Vn contra cinco? Este si
      Que é Galego de naçon.
      A large dispute of luminaries
      happens at he land of the patron
      Saint, who, son of thunder
      In the wars always stormed [Santiago].
      Five luminaries, no less,
      Oppose one luminary alone:
      Five to one, being Galicians?
      I don't think so.
      And they are fighting on who
      enlightened more to whom.
      One to five? This certainly is
      Galician by nation
  2. vulva of a female domestic animal
    • 1779, Diego Antonio Cernadas y Castro, Obras en prosa y verso:
      Co ò desexo de acordarvos, que en Galicia ò seu funduxe ten à vosa nobre fruxe, vou en Gallego a falarvos: De esto non hay que estrañarvos; antes ben, facendo gala de esta nacion, estimála, è si porque moito dista, non à conocès de vista, conocedéa pola fala
      With the desire to remind you that in Galicia has its origin your noble lineage, I'm going to speak in Galician to you: you must not be surprised; rather, showing off this nation, you'll love it; and, if because of the distance, you are not acquainted, then meet her in her language
    Synonyms: nacenza, natura

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References[edit]

  • nações” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • naçõ” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • nación” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • nación” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • nación” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin nātiō, nātiōnem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /naˈθjon/, [naˈθjõn]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /naˈsjon/, [naˈsjõn]
  • Hyphenation: na‧ción

Noun[edit]

nación f (plural naciones)

  1. nation

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Descendants[edit]

  • Bikol Central: nasyon
  • Cebuano: nasyon
  • Yatzachi Zapotec: nasyon

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