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See also: lusitania and Lusitânia

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Lūsītānia.

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Lusitania

  1. ancient Roman province, roughly corresponding to modern Portugal
  2. (archaic, poetic) Portugal

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EtymologyEdit

From Lūsītānus +‎ -ia, named after the Lusitanians, a Proto-Indo-European tribe of the Iberian peninsula (from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia). The name's origin is uncertain but it is generally agreed that the tribe converged with a heavy Celtic (possibly Celtiberian) influence.

 
The province within the Roman Empire

PronunciationEdit

(Classical) IPA(key): /luː.siːˈtaː.ni.a/, [ɫuː.siːˈtaː.ni.a]

Proper nounEdit

Lūsītānia f (genitive Lūsītāniae); first declension

  1. A province of Roman Hispania, covering what is now southern Portugal and parts of western Spain such as Extremadura.

InflectionEdit

  • First declension, with locative.
Case Singular
Nominative Lūsītānia
Genitive Lūsītāniae
Dative Lūsītāniae
Accusative Lūsītāniam
Ablative Lūsītāniā
Vocative Lūsītānia
Locative Lūsītāniae

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Lūsītānia

Proper nounEdit

Lusitania f

  1. Lusitania (ancient Roman province)