Istanbul

See also: İstanbul

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish İstanbul, from Ottoman Turkish استانبول(istanbul), a corruption of Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City), which is how Constantinople was referred to by the local Greeks.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɪstænˈbʊl/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. A Turkish city, and the largest European city by population, which was the last capital of Ottoman Empire and the Byzantine Empire (Eastern Roman Empire).

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See alsoEdit

  • Ankara, second largest city and capital of the Republic of Turkey.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul m

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

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Further readingEdit

  • Istanbul in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Istanbul in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish İstanbul, from Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, in the City).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈistanbul/, [ˈisd̥amˌb̥ul]

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (the Turkish city at Bosporus, which was former known as Constantinople)

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Turkish İstanbul, corruption of Byzantine Greek εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪs.tɑnˌbul/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Is‧tan‧bul

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul n

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish İstanbul, from the Byzantine Greek phrase εἰς τὴν Πόλιν (eis tḕn Pólin, to the City).

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Istanbul
Accusative Istanbul
Dative Istanbuli
Genitive Istanbuls

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈistɑnbul/, [ˈis̠t̪ɑmbul]
  • Rhymes: -istɑnbul
  • Syllabification(key): Is‧tan‧bul

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (city in Turkey)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Istanbul (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Istanbul
genitive Istanbulin
partitive Istanbulia
illative Istanbuliin
singular plural
nominative Istanbul
accusative nom. Istanbul
gen. Istanbulin
genitive Istanbulin
partitive Istanbulia
inessive Istanbulissa
elative Istanbulista
illative Istanbuliin
adessive Istanbulilla
ablative Istanbulilta
allative Istanbulille
essive Istanbulina
translative Istanbuliksi
instructive
abessive Istanbulitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Istanbul (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Istanbulini Istanbulimme
2nd person Istanbulisi Istanbulinne
3rd person Istanbulinsa

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul ?

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪs.tanˌbuːl/
  • IPA(key): /ˈiːs-/, /-tam-/, /ˌbʊl/ (variants; with all possible combinations of these and the above)
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul n (proper noun, genitive Istanbuls or (optionally with an article) Istanbul)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (the capital city of Turkey)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul f

  1. Alternative spelling of Istambul

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

 
Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

 
Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sh

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǐstanbul/
  • Hyphenation: I‧stan‧bul

Proper nounEdit

Ìstanbul m (Cyrillic spelling Ѝстанбул)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

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SloveneEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ȋstanbul m inan

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nominative Ístanbul
genitive Ístanbula
singular
nominative Ístanbul
accusative Ístanbul
genitive Ístanbula
dative Ístanbulu
locative Ístanbulu
instrumental Ístanbulom

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SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul n (genitive Istanbuls)

  1. Istanbul (a city in Turkey)

TausugEdit

Proper nounEdit

Istanbul

  1. Istanbul