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Ancient GreekEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From νῑ́κη (nī́kē, victory) +‎ -ῐᾰ (-ia).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /nǐː.kai̯.a/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈni.kɛ.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈni.kɛ.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈni.ce.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈni.ce.a/
  • Proper nounEdit

    Νῑ́καιᾰ (Nī́kaiaf (genitive Νῑκαίᾱς); first declension

    1. any one of a number of cities named Nicaea
    2. Nicaea, Transalpine Gaul; present-day Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
    3. Nicaea, Bithynia; present-day İznik, Bursa, Turkey

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    Language Nice İznik
    Catalan Niça Nicea
    French Nice Nicée
    Italian Nizza Nicea
    Kurdish Îznîk
    Occitan Niça; Nissa
    Piedmontese Nissa
    Turkish İznik

    GreekEdit

     
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    EtymologyEdit

    Ancient Greek Νῑ́καια (Nī́kaia), from νῑ́κη (nī́kē, victory).

    Proper nounEdit

    Νίκαια (Níkaiaf

    1. Nice (city in France)

    DeclensionEdit