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Seal of Mauritania
 
Mauritania on a globe.

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From Latin Maurītānia, from Maurus (Moor). Doublet of Mauretania.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmɒɹɪˈteɪni.ə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌmɔːɹɪˈteɪni.ə/
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Mauritania

  1. A country in West Africa. Official name: Islamic Republic of Mauritania. Capital: Nouakchott.

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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From Latin Mauritania.

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  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑu̯ritɑniɑ/, [ˈmɑ̝u̯riˌt̪ɑ̝niɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑniɑ
  • Syllabification(key): Mau‧ri‧ta‧ni‧a

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Inflection of Mauritania (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Mauritania
genitive Mauritanian
partitive Mauritaniaa
illative Mauritaniaan
singular plural
nominative Mauritania
accusative nom. Mauritania
gen. Mauritanian
genitive Mauritanian
partitive Mauritaniaa
inessive Mauritaniassa
elative Mauritaniasta
illative Mauritaniaan
adessive Mauritanialla
ablative Mauritanialta
allative Mauritanialle
essive Mauritaniana
translative Mauritaniaksi
abessive Mauritaniatta
instructive
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of Mauritania (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Mauritaniani
accusative nom. Mauritaniani
gen. Mauritaniani
genitive Mauritaniani
partitive Mauritaniaani
inessive Mauritaniassani
elative Mauritaniastani
illative Mauritaniaani
adessive Mauritaniallani
ablative Mauritanialtani
allative Mauritanialleni
essive Mauritanianani
translative Mauritaniakseni
abessive Mauritaniattani
instructive
comitative
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative Mauritaniasi
accusative nom. Mauritaniasi
gen. Mauritaniasi
genitive Mauritaniasi
partitive Mauritaniaasi
inessive Mauritaniassasi
elative Mauritaniastasi
illative Mauritaniaasi
adessive Mauritaniallasi
ablative Mauritanialtasi
allative Mauritaniallesi
essive Mauritanianasi
translative Mauritaniaksesi
abessive Mauritaniattasi
instructive
comitative
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Mauritaniamme
accusative nom. Mauritaniamme
gen. Mauritaniamme
genitive Mauritaniamme
partitive Mauritaniaamme
inessive Mauritaniassamme
elative Mauritaniastamme
illative Mauritaniaamme
adessive Mauritaniallamme
ablative Mauritanialtamme
allative Mauritaniallemme
essive Mauritanianamme
translative Mauritaniaksemme
abessive Mauritaniattamme
instructive
comitative
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative Mauritanianne
accusative nom. Mauritanianne
gen. Mauritanianne
genitive Mauritanianne
partitive Mauritaniaanne
inessive Mauritaniassanne
elative Mauritaniastanne
illative Mauritaniaanne
adessive Mauritaniallanne
ablative Mauritanialtanne
allative Mauritaniallenne
essive Mauritaniananne
translative Mauritaniaksenne
abessive Mauritaniattanne
instructive
comitative
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative Mauritaniansa
accusative nom. Mauritaniansa
gen. Mauritaniansa
genitive Mauritaniansa
partitive Mauritaniaansa
inessive Mauritaniassaan
Mauritaniassansa
elative Mauritaniastaan
Mauritaniastansa
illative Mauritaniaansa
adessive Mauritaniallaan
Mauritaniallansa
ablative Mauritanialtaan
Mauritanialtansa
allative Mauritanialleen
Mauritaniallensa
essive Mauritanianaan
Mauritanianansa
translative Mauritaniakseen
Mauritaniaksensa
abessive Mauritaniattaan
Mauritaniattansa
instructive
comitative

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Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Borrowed from Latin Mauritania.

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Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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From Maurītānus (Mauritanian, [one] of the Moors), from Maurus (Moor), from Ancient Greek Μαυρός (Maurós).

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Maurītānia f sg (genitive Maurītāniae); first declension

  1. Mauretania (ancient Berber kingdom)
  2. (New Latin) Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Maurītānia
Genitive Maurītāniae
Dative Maurītāniae
Accusative Maurītāniam
Ablative Maurītāniā
Vocative Maurītānia

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  • English: Mauritania

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Borrowed from Latin Mauritania.

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Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Borrowed from Latin Mauritania.

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  • IPA(key): /mauɾiˈtanja/ [mau̯.ɾiˈt̪a.nja]
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  • Rhymes: -anja
  • Syllabification: Mau‧ri‧ta‧nia

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Mauritania f

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)

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Mauritania

  1. Mauritania (a country in West Africa)