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See also: galicia, galícia, and Galícia

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  • enPR: gə-lĭs'ē-ə, gə-lĭsh'ə, IPA(key): /ɡəˈlɪs.i.ə/, /ɡəˈlɪʃ.ə/
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  • Rhymes: -ɪʃə

Etymology 1Edit

 
Location of Galicia (red) in Spain.

From Medieval Latin Gallicia, from Classical Latin Gallaecia, from Gallaecī (a Celtic tribe in the region).

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Galicia

  1. A former Iberian kingdom, now an autonomous region of Spain.
    • 2000, Glanville Price, Encyclopedia of the languages of Europe, reimpression, illustrated edition, Wiley-Blackwell, →ISBN, page 367:
      There is sometimes a further subdivision of the Old Portuguese period into a Galician-Portuguese period (origins to 1350), during which the linguistic and cultural unity of Galicia and Portugal remained strong, and the Old Portuguese period proper (1350–1540).
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Etymology 2Edit

 
Location of Galicia (red) in Austria-Hungary.

Medieval Latin Gallicia or Gallitia, from Old East Slavic Галич (Galič, Halych, a city in present-day Ukraine), ultimate origin uncertain.

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Galicia

  1. A historical kingdom of Central Europe, now divided between Poland and Ukraine.
    • 1996, Lonnie R. Johnson, Central Europe: Enemies, Neighbors, Friends, chapter 9, page 175
      The czar had declared the "liberation" of the Ukrainian minorities inhabiting the eastern portion of the Austrian imperial province of Galicia, the Austrian portion of partitioned Poland, to be one of Russia's objectives.
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AsturianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin Gallicia, from Classical Latin Gallaecia, from Gallaecī (a tribe in the region).

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Galicia f

  1. Galicia (Spain)

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FinnishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Galicia

  1. Galicia (region in NW Spain, north of Portugal)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Galicia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Galicia
genitive Galician
partitive Galiciaa
illative Galiciaan
singular plural
nominative Galicia
accusative nom. Galicia
gen. Galician
genitive Galician
partitive Galiciaa
inessive Galiciassa
elative Galiciasta
illative Galiciaan
adessive Galicialla
ablative Galicialta
allative Galicialle
essive Galiciana
translative Galiciaksi
instructive
abessive Galiciatta
comitative

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GalicianEdit

 
Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin Gallicia, from Classical Latin Gallaecia, from Gallaecī (a tribe in the region).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡaˈliθjɐ/, /ɡaˈlisjɐ/
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Proper nounEdit

Galicia f

  1. Galicia / Galiza (region in Spain)

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin Gallicia, from Classical Latin Gallaecia, from Gallaecī (a tribe in the region).

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Galicia f

  1. Galicia (an autonomous community of Spain)
  2. A surname​.

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