See also: attica

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἀττική (Attikḗ).

Proper nounEdit

Attica

  1. A periphery where Athens, the capital of Greece, is located.
  2. A peninsula southeast of Athens, Greece.
  3. A town in Indiana and in New York State, USA.
  4. The Attica Correctional Facility, scene of the Attica Prison riots

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin Attica or Ancient Greek Ἀττική (Attikḗ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑ.ti.kaː/
  • Hyphenation: At‧ti‧ca

Proper nounEdit

Attica n

  1. Attica (region in Greece where Athens is located) [from 16th c.]

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἀττική (Attikḗ).

Proper nounEdit

Attica f

  1. Attica (a region of Greece)

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀττική (Attikḗ).

Proper nounEdit

Attica f sg (genitive Atticae); first declension

  1. Attica

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Attica
Genitive Atticae
Dative Atticae
Accusative Atticam
Ablative Atticā
Vocative Attica

ReferencesEdit

  • Attica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Attica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Attica in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly