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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Portuguese Guiné, which is of uncertain origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɪniː/
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Proper nounEdit

Guinea

  1. (historical geography) The coast of West Africa between Morocco and the Congo, particularly the north shore of the Gulf of Guinea.
  2. Short for Republic of Guinea, a country in West Africa.
  3. (derogatory US slang, ethnic slur) Someone of Italian descent in the United States.

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea

CzechEdit

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea

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DanishEdit

 
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Guinea

  1. Guinea (country in West Africa)

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FinnishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡineɑ/, [ˈɡine̞ɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Gui‧ne‧a

Proper nounEdit

Guinea

  1. Guinea

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Guinea (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Guinea
genitive Guinean
partitive Guineaa
illative Guineaan
singular plural
nominative Guinea
accusative nom. Guinea
gen. Guinean
genitive Guinean
partitive Guineaa
inessive Guineassa
elative Guineasta
illative Guineaan
adessive Guinealla
ablative Guinealta
allative Guinealle
essive Guineana
translative Guineaksi
instructive
abessive Guineatta
comitative

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Guinea n (plural Guinea or Guinea's)

  1. Guinea
    • 1835, Joh. Georg August Galletti's allgemeine Weltkunde oder geographisch-statistisch-historische Uebersicht aller Länder [...] Achte Auflage, verbessert und vermehrt von J. G. F. Cannabich, column 442:
      Balbi klassifizirt die sämtlichen afrikanischen Zungen auf nachstehende Art: [...] 3) Sprachen von Nigritien oder dem Negerlande, wohin er auch Senegambien und beide Guinea rechnet, [...].
    • 1831, Wörterbuch der Naturgeschichte, dem gegenwärtigen Stande der Botanik, Mineralogie und Zoologie angemessen. Siebenter Band, page 137:
      Am besten kennt man in den beiden Guinea's die Fulah's, die Jolof's, die Sousou's, die Mandingo's, die Aschantie's, die Neger von der Küste von Ardra und Benin, die Bewohner der Küste Gabon [...]
    • 1843, Joseph Russegger, Reisen in Europa, Asien und Afrika [...]. Zweiter Band. Reisen in Egypten, Nubien und Ost-Sudan. Erster Theil. Erste Reise durch Egypten und Nubien, page 8:
      [...] das Vorschreiten der Kolonien in Senegambien, in beiden Guinea's, am Vorgebirge der guten Hoffnung u. s. w.

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Guinea f (genitive Guineae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) Guinea

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Guinea
Genitive Guineae
Dative Guineae
Accusative Guineam
Ablative Guineā
Vocative Guinea

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Guinea

  1. Guinea

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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Guinea

  1. Guinea

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SpanishEdit

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Guinea f

  1. Guinea

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SwedishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Guinea n (genitive Guineas)

  1. Guinea