Augusta

EnglishEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Augusta

  1. A city in Arkansas
  2. A city in east central Georgia, USA also see Disgusta.
  3. A village in Illinois
  4. A city in Kansas
  5. A city in Kentucky
  6. The capital city of the state of Maine, USA
  7. A village in Michigan
  8. A city in Missouri
  9. A CDP in Montana
  10. A town in New York
  11. A township in Ontario
  12. A town in Sicily
  13. A town in Western Australia
  14. A city in Wisconsin
  15. A female given name, feminine of Augustus.
    • 1993, Margaret Atwood, Robber Bride, Virago Press (2013), ISBN 9781853817229, page 48:
      August, Charis named her, because that's when she was born. Warm breezes, baby powder, languorous heat, the smell of mown hay. Such a soft name. Too soft for her daughter, who has added an a. Augusta, she is now — a very different resonance. Marble statues, Roman noses, tight-lipped commanding mouths.

TranslationsEdit


DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Augusta

  1. A female given name of Latin origin.

GermanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Augusta

  1. A female given name of Latin origin.

ItalianEdit

Proper nounEdit

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Augusta

  1. Augsburg
  2. A female given name

Derived termsEdit


LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Augusta f (genitive Augustae); first declension

  1. An honorific title given to the wives of Roman Emperors
  2. (geography) The name of a town, such as Augusta Taurinorum (modern day Turin) or Augusta Vindelicorum (modern day Augsburg)

InflectionEdit

The dative is also found as Augustal. First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Augusta Augustae
genitive Augustae Augustārum
dative Augustae Augustīs
accusative Augustam Augustās
ablative Augustā Augustīs
vocative Augusta Augustae

ReferencesEdit

Augusta in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879


SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Augusta

  1. A female given name of Latin origin.
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