Connecticut

EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Connecticut

EtymologyEdit

Said to be from Mohegan-Pequot quinnitukqut (at the long tidal river), from *kwen- (long) (spelling due to confusion with connect) + *-ehtekw (tidal river) + *-enk (locative). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kəˈnɛtɪkət/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut

  1. A state in the northeastern United States.
  2. A river in the United States that flows from northern New Hampshire into Long Island Sound.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

Further readingEdit


DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Connecticut.

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut (genitive Connecticuts)

  1. Connecticut

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Connecticut.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkon(ː)e(k)tikut/, [ˈko̞n(ː)e̞(k)ˌt̪ikut̪]
  • English pronunciation also used

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Connecticut (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Connecticut
genitive Connecticutin
partitive Connecticutia
illative Connecticutiin
singular plural
nominative Connecticut
accusative nom. Connecticut
gen. Connecticutin
genitive Connecticutin
partitive Connecticutia
inessive Connecticutissa
elative Connecticutista
illative Connecticutiin
adessive Connecticutilla
ablative Connecticutilta
allative Connecticutille
essive Connecticutina
translative Connecticutiksi
instructive
abessive Connecticutitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Connecticut (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Connecticutini Connecticutimme
2nd person Connecticutisi Connecticutinne
3rd person Connecticutinsa

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

From English Connecticut.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut m

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Connecticut in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From English Connecticut, from Mohegan-Pequot quinnitukqut (at the long tidal river), from *kwen- (long) + *-ehtekw (tidal river) + *-enk (place).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): //kɔˈnɛkˈti.kat// invalid IPA characters (//)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Co‧nnec‧ti‧cut
  • Rhymes: -ikat

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut m inan (indeclinable)

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)
  2. Connecticut (a river in the United States)

Further readingEdit

  • Connecticut in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Connecticut in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Connecticut.

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut m

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut n

  1. Connecticut (U.S. State)

SlovakEdit

 
Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut m (genitive Connecticutu, declension pattern of dub)

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

ReferencesEdit

  • Connecticut in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Connecticut ?

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

See alsoEdit