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FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Alpēs, from albus (white).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Alpes

  1. Alps (a mountain range in Western Europe)

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GermanEdit

NounEdit

Alpes m

  1. genitive singular of Alp

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain, possibly ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂el- or from a non-Indo-European source. Compare Middle High German albe (high mountain), whence German Alb (mountainous area).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Alpēs f pl (genitive Alpium); third declension

  1. (geography) The Alps
  2. (with following adjective) A particular portion of the Alps.

Usage notesEdit

Only rarely found as the singular Alpis.

InflectionEdit

Third declension i-stem, with locative.

Case Plural
nominative Alpēs
genitive Alpium
dative Alpibus
accusative Alpēs
ablative Alpibus
vocative Alpēs
locative Alpibus

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Alpēs, from albus (white).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

L's Alpes f pl

  1. (Jersey) Alps

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Alpēs, from albus (white).

Proper nounEdit

Alpes m pl

  1. Alps (a mountain range in western Europe)

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Alpēs, from albus (white).

Proper nounEdit

Los Alpes m pl

  1. The Alps