Bithynia

EnglishEdit

 
Bithynia is coloured red in this map of the provinces of the Roman Empire in AD 120.

EtymologyEdit

From the Latin Bīthȳnia, from the Ancient Greek Βῑθῡνῐ́ᾱ (Bīthūníā).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Bithynia

  1. An ancient region, kingdom and Roman province in the northwest of Asia Minor.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek Βῑθῡνῐ́ᾱ (Bīthūníā).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Bīthȳnia f sg (genitive Bīthȳniae); first declension

  1. Bithynia (a very fruitful province in Asia Minor, between the Propontis and the Black Sea, where the Romans carried on a considerable trade)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Bīthȳnia
Genitive Bīthȳniae
Dative Bīthȳniae
Accusative Bīthȳniam
Ablative Bīthȳniā
Vocative Bīthȳnia
Locative Bīthȳniae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Bithynia

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