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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From the Laurentian canada ‎(village, settlement). See "Name of Canada" on Wikipedia.

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Proper nounEdit

Canada ‎(plural Canadas)

  1. A country in North America; official name: Canada (formerly also Dominion of Canada 1867-1982).
  2. (historical) Lower Canada 1791-1840 (also Canada East 1840-1867, now province of Quebec) or respectively Upper Canada (Canada West, now province of Ontario), often “the Canadas” (or politically, “United Canada” 1840-1867).
  3. (historical) (1608-1763) The most active province of New France. Nowadays corresponds to the territory of much of Quebec, Ontario, and several US states.

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ReferencesEdit

  • “Canada” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.
  • Jacques Cartier (1545), Relation originale de Jacques Cartier, Paris: Tross [1863], p 48.

NounEdit

Canada ‎(plural Canadas)

  1. (U.S., informal) A country bordering a larger country that shares many similarities with it, but is overshadowed by the more prominent larger.
    • 2015, Michael DeMocker, The land of waffles, frites, chocolate, meat and, oh yes, culture[1], Louisiana: The Times-Picayune:
      Belgium is France's Canada.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: Ca‧na‧da

Proper nounEdit

Canada n

  1. Canada

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ka.na.da/
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  • Rhymes: -a

Proper nounEdit

Canada m

  1. Canada

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ItalianEdit

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

Proper nounEdit

Canada m

  1. Canada

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LatinEdit

Latin Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia la

Proper nounEdit

Canada f ‎(genitive Canadae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Canada

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Canada
genitive Canadae
dative Canadae
accusative Canadam
ablative Canadā
vocative Canada

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Proper nounEdit

Canada

  1. Canada

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Canada

  1. Canada

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RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Canada f

  1. Canada

DeclensionEdit

gender f uncountable
Nom/Acc Canada
Gen/Dat Canadei

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Scottish GaelicEdit

Proper nounEdit

Canada m

  1. Canada
    Tha Loch Lùthaise ann an Canada.
    Lake Louise is in Canada.

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Proper nounEdit

Canada

  1. Canada

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VenetianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Venetian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia vec

Canada m

  1. Canada
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