See also: Égypte and Êgypte

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch Egypten, ultimately from Latin Aegyptus, from Ancient Greek Αἴγυπτος (Aíguptos), ultimately from Egyptian ḥwt-kꜣ-ptḥ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /eːˈɣɪp.tə/
  • (Netherlands)
    (file)
  • Hyphenation: E‧gyp‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɪptə

Proper nounEdit

Egypte n

  1. Egypt

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: Egipte

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Egypte f

  1. Alternative form of Égypte

Usage notesEdit

  • In older French practice, capital letters did not take diacritics, so É becomes E. This was mostly done because of technical constraints. Formal orthotypography maintains the diacritics.

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French Egypte, from Latin Aegyptus, from Ancient Greek Αἴγυπτος (Aíguptos).

Proper nounEdit

Egypte f

  1. Egypt (country)

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from Latin Aegyptus (Egypt).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Egypte m pl

  1. the Egyptians, (by extension) Egypt

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Aegyptus, from Ancient Greek Αἴγυπτος (Aíguptos).

Proper nounEdit

Egypte f (nominative singular Egypte)

  1. Egypt (country)

DescendantsEdit