Delaware

EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Delaware

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the name of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɛləweə(ɹ)/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈdɛləwɛɹ/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Delaware

  1. An indigenous Native American people.
  2. The Algonquian languages of these people.
  3. A state of the United States.
  4. A river in the United States that flows from the Catskills to Delaware Bay in the Atlantic Ocean.
  5. A city, the county seat of Delaware County, Ohio, United States.

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NounEdit

Delaware (plural Delawares)

  1. A member of the Lenape / Delaware people.
  2. An American variety of grape, with compact bunches of small, sweet, amber-colored berries.

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DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Delaware.

Proper nounEdit

Delaware (genitive Delawares)

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Delaware.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdelɑʋe(ː)r/, [ˈde̞lɑʋe̞(ː)r]
  • IPA(key): /ˈdelɑʋɑre/, [ˈde̞lɑˌʋɑre̞]
  • English pronunciation also used

Proper nounEdit

Delaware

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Delaware (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative Delaware
genitive Delawaren
partitive Delawarea
illative Delawareen
singular plural
nominative Delaware
accusative nom. Delaware
gen. Delawaren
genitive Delawaren
partitive Delawarea
inessive Delawaressa
elative Delawaresta
illative Delawareen
adessive Delawarella
ablative Delawarelta
allative Delawarelle
essive Delawarena
translative Delawareksi
instructive
abessive Delawaretta
comitative
Possessive forms of Delaware (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person Delawareni Delawaremme
2nd person Delawaresi Delawarenne
3rd person Delawarensa

Inflects like risti in speech.


ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

From English Delaware.

Proper nounEdit

Delaware m

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From English Delaware.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Delaware n (indeclinable)

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

Proper nounEdit

Delaware f (indeclinable)

  1. Delaware (a river in the United States)

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Delaware m

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

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Delaware m

  1. Delaware (a state of the United States)

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