See also: asia, Asia, asía, Asía, Àsia, asĩa, .asia, and Ասիա

Northern SamiEdit

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Proper nounEdit


  1. Asia

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland


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Alternative formsEdit


From Latin Āsia (Asia Minor; Asia), from Ancient Greek Ἀσία (Asía, Asia Minor; Asia), from Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀯𐀹𐀊 (a-si-wi-ja), of uncertain origin, possibly from Akkadian or Hittite.


Proper nounEdit

Ásia f

  1. Asia (a continent east of Europe and north of Oceania)
  2. (historical, Ancient Rome) Asia (a province of the Roman Empire; modern western Turkey)

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