provincia

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See also: província

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

provincia ‎(plural provincias)

  1. province

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pro.ˈvin.t͡ʃa/

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prōvincia.

Noun[edit]

provincia f ‎(plural province or provincie)

  1. province

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *per- ‎(to go over). Cognate with Proto-Germanic *frawjô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prōvincia f ‎(genitive prōvinciae); first declension

  1. province, office, duty, command
    Provinciam remitto.
    I abandon my province.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative prōvincia prōvinciae
genitive prōvinciae prōvinciārum
dative prōvinciae prōvinciīs
accusative prōvinciam prōvinciās
ablative prōvinciā prōvinciīs
vocative prōvincia prōvinciae

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References[edit]

  • provincia in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • provincia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • PROVINCIA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • provincia in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to entrust some one with an official duty, a province: provinciam alicui decernere, mandare
    • to draw lots for the provinces: provincias sortiri (Liv. 38. 35)
    • (the magistrates) arrange among themselves the administration of the provinces, the offical spheres of duty: provincias inter se comparant
    • to set out for one's province: in provinciam proficisci (Liv. 38. 35)
    • to exchange provinces: provincias permutare
    • to manage, govern a province: provinciam administrare, obtinere
    • to visit, traverse a province: provinciam obire
    • to make Asia into a Roman province: Asiam in provinciae formam (in provinciam) redigere (B. G. 1. 45)
  • provincia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • provincia in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • provincia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume III, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 810

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

provincia f (plural provincias)

  1. Obsolete spelling of província

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

provincia f ‎(plural provincias)

  1. province

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