Batavia

See also: batavia and Batávia

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Batavia, from Proto-Germanic *Batawjō.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

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, the county seat of Genesee County, New York, United States.
  5. A village, the county seat of Clermont County, Ohio, United States.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Batavia, from Proto-Germanic *Batawjō. Doublet of Betuwe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɑˈtaːvjɑ/
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Proper nounEdit

Batavia ?

  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

Batavia

  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).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Batā̆via f (genitive Batā̆viae); first declension

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

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Batā̆via Batā̆viae
Genitive Batā̆viae Batā̆viārum
Dative Batā̆viae Batā̆viīs
Accusative Batā̆viam Batā̆viās
Ablative Batā̆viā Batā̆viīs
Vocative Batā̆via Batā̆viae

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pede Certo - Digital Latin Metre[1], 2011