Last modified on 17 September 2014, at 21:36

Caledonia

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via Latin from Celtic.

Proper nounEdit

Caledonia

  1. (archaic, poetic) Latin name for Scotland, the northern part of the island of Britannia.
  2. A village in Illinois
  3. A village in Michigan
  4. A city in Minnesota
  5. A town in Mississippi
  6. A village in Missouri
  7. A town and village in New York
  8. A village in Nova Scotia, Canada
  9. A village in Ohio
  10. A community in Ontario, Canada
  11. A community in Prince Edward Island, Canada
  12. A village and three towns in Wisconsin

TranslationsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Caledones +‎ -ia, probably ultimately of Celtic origin.

Proper nounEdit

Calēdonia f (genitive Calēdoniae); first declension

  1. Scotland, the northern part of the island of Britannia.

InflectionEdit

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Calēdonia
genitive Calēdoniae
dative Calēdoniae
accusative Calēdoniam
ablative Calēdoniā
vocative Calēdonia
locative Calēdoniae

InflectionEdit