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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Μακεδονία (Makedonía, Macedonia), from μακεδονία (makedonía, highland), from μακεδνός (makednós, high, tall).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmæs.əˈdəʊ.ni.ə/
  • (US) enPR: măs'ədōʹnēə IPA(key): /ˌmæs.əˈdoʊ.ni.ə/ also IPA(key): /mæk.əˈdoʊ.ni.ə/
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Proper nounEdit

Macedonia

  1. An ancient Greek kingdom, located to the north of Thessaly, comprising the Greek city of Thessaloniki and its surroundings.
    Synonyms: Macedon
  2. The largest and second-most populous region of Greece, comprising the regions of West Macedonia, Central Macedonia and the East Macedonia part of the region of East Macedonia and Thrace.
  3. The Republic of Macedonia, a country in Europe which is sometimes referred to elliptically (by the UN and others, pending the outcome of a dispute between Macedonia and Greece) as ‘the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia’.
  4. A modern geographical region which includes the republic of Macedonia, the Greek region of Macedonia, and a bit of Bulgaria.
  5. The part of that region which is in south-western Bulgaria. (Also called Pirin Macedonia or Bulgarian Macedonia.)

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GalicianEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia (modern republic)

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ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

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Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia (all senses)

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LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Μακεδονία (Makedonía, Macedonia), from μακεδονία (makedonía, highland), from μακεδνός (makednós, high, tall).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mācedonia f (genitive Mācedoniae); first declension

  1. Macedonia

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Mācedonia
genitive Mācedoniae
dative Mācedoniae
accusative Mācedoniam
ablative Mācedoniā
vocative Mācedonia

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ReferencesEdit

  • Macedonia” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Macedonia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

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PronunciationEdit

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Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia

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PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Macedonia f

  1. Obsolete spelling of Macedónia

RomanianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ma.t͡ʃe.doˈni.a]

Proper nounEdit

Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia

DeclensionEdit

gender f uncountable
Nom/Acc Macedonia
Gen/Dat Macedoniei

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SpanishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Macedonia f

  1. Macedonia