victoria

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See also: Victoria, victória, and victòria

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Etymology[edit]

Named after Queen Victoria.

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victoria ‎(plural victorias)

  1. A kind of low four-wheeled pleasure carriage, with a calash top, designed for two persons and the driver who occupies a high seat in front.
    • 1907, Robert W[illiam] Chambers, “chapter I”, in The Younger Set (Project Gutenberg; EBook #14852), New York, N.Y.: A. L. Burt Company, published 1 February 2005 (Project Gutenberg version), OCLC 4241346:
      It was flood-tide along Fifth Avenue; motor, brougham, and victoria swept by on the glittering current; pretty women glanced out from limousine and tonneau; young men of his own type, silk-hatted, frock-coated, the crooks of their walking sticks tucked up under their left arms, passed on the Park side.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin victōria.

Noun[edit]

victoria f ‎(plural victories)

  1. victory

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin victōria.

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victoria f ‎(plural victorias)

  1. victory

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From victor ‎(conqueror).

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Noun[edit]

victōria f ‎(genitive victōriae); first declension

  1. victory

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative victōria victōriae
genitive victōriae victōriārum
dative victōriae victōriīs
accusative victōriam victōriās
ablative victōriā victōriīs
vocative victōria victōriae

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  • victoria in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • victoria in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • victoria in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • our generation has seen many victories: nostra aetas multas victorias vidit
    • to gain a victory, win a battle: victoriam adipisci, parere
    • to gain a victory, win a battle: victoriam ferre, referre
    • to gain a victory over the enemy: victoriam reportare ab hoste
    • to consider oneself already victor: victoriam praecipere (animo) (Liv. 10. 26)
    • to let a sure victory slip through one's hands: victoriam exploratam dimittere
    • as if the victory were already won: sicut parta iam atque explorata victoria
    • to raise a shout of victory: victoriam conclamare (B. G. 5. 37)
    • to congratulate a person on his victory: victoriam or de victoria gratulari alicui
    • the victory cost much blood and many wounds, was very dearly bought: victoria multo sanguine ac vulneribus stetit (Liv. 23. 30)
    • to triumph over some one: triumphum agere de or ex aliquo or c. Gen. (victoriae, pugnae)
  • victoria in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • victoria in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • victoria in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

victoria f (plural victorias)

  1. Obsolete form of vitória.

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin victōria.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bikˈto.ɾia/, [bikˈto̞ɾjä]

Noun[edit]

victoria f ‎(plural victorias)

  1. victory

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