Argentina

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin, feminine singular of argentinus (silvery)

Proper nounEdit

Argentina f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Argentinidae – herring smelts.
  2. A taxonomic genus within the family Rosaceae – silverweeds and, possibly, some typical cinquefoils.

Usage notesEdit

  • The plant genus Argentina is in flux. It is likely an immediate sister to Potentilla, in which it had been included.

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EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin argentum (silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus; in reference to the Río de la Plata ("silver river").

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌɑː.d͡ʒən.ˈtiː.nə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɑɹ.d͡ʒən.ˈti.nə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːnə

Proper nounEdit

Argentina

  1. A country in South America. Official name: Argentine Republic.
    Synonyms: Argentine Confederation, Argentine Nation, Argentine Republic, United Provinces of the River Plate

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CatalanEdit

 
Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
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Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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Central Huasteca NahuatlEdit

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Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

CzechEdit

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

EstonianEdit

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Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Argentina, from Latin argentum (silver).

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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LatinEdit

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Argentīna f sg (genitive Argentīnae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Argentina (a country in South America)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Argentīna
Genitive Argentīnae
Dative Argentīnae
Accusative Argentīnam
Ablative Argentīnā
Vocative Argentīna

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

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Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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OccitanEdit

 
Occitan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia oc

Proper nounEdit

Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish Argentina, from Latin argentum (silver).

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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RomanianEdit

 
Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin argentum (silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus, in reference to the Río de la Plata.

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Argentina f (genitive and dative Argentinei)

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /arɡentǐːna/
  • Hyphenation: Ar‧gen‧ti‧na

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Argentína f (Cyrillic spelling Аргенти́на)

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin argentum (silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus, in reference to the Río de la Plata ("silver river"), since first European explorers, looking for gold, silver, watching it from the sea, it looked shining like silver because of the sunlight reflex.

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Argentina f

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

Usage notesEdit

The definite article is optional when one refers to Argentina in Spanish (i.e. la Argentina).

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Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

SwedishEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin argentum (silver) + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -īnus; in reference to the Río de la Plata ("silver river").

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Argentina n (genitive Argentinas)

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

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TurkmenEdit

 
Turkmen Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tk

Proper nounEdit

Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)

UzbekEdit

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Argentina

  1. Argentina (a country in South America)