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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Batavia, from Proto-Germanic *Batawjō.

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Batavia

  1. (historical) Former name of Jakarta, used during the Dutch East Indies period.
  2. The land of the ancient Batavians or Batavi (part of the modern Netherlands).
  3. The Netherlands from 1795 to 1806 as a French client state.
  4. A city in New York, USA, and the county seat of Genesee County.
  5. A village in Ohio, USA, and the county seat of Clermont County.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Batavia, from Proto-Germanic *Batawjō.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

  1. (historical) Former name of Jakarta, used during the Dutch East Indies period.

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: Batavia, Betawi

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch Batavia, from Latin Batavia, from Proto-Germanic *Batawjō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ba.ta.via̯/
  • Hyphenation: Ba‧ta‧via

Proper nounEdit

  1. (historical) Former name of Jakarta, used during the Dutch East Indies period.
  2. (historical) Former name of Betawi, used during the Dutch East Indies period.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *Batawjō (good island).

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Batāvia f (genitive Batāviae); first declension

  1. The land of the Batāvī, situated around the modern city of Nijmegen.
  2. (New Latin) The Netherlands (modern country).

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Batāvia Batāviae
Genitive Batāviae Batāviārum
Dative Batāviae Batāviīs
Accusative Batāviam Batāviās
Ablative Batāviā Batāviīs
Vocative Batāvia Batāviae

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