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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μόνοικος (mónoikos, single house), from μόνος (mónos, single, alone) + οἶκος (oîkos, house), the name of the 6th century BC colony of Phocaeans and an epithet of Heracles (Hercules), Ἡρακλῆς Μόνοικος (Heracles Monoikos). According to an ancient Greek myth and a Ligurian legend, Heracles passed through the Monaco area. A temple was constructed there by Phocaeans, the temple of Heracles Monoikos (Strabo, Geography, Gaul, 4.6.3).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɒ.nə.kəʊ/, /mɒˈnɑː.kəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmɑ.nə.koʊ/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. A country in Europe. Official name: Principality of Monaco.
  2. The capital of the principality of Monaco.

QuotationsEdit

  • 2001Eoin Colfer, Artemis Fowl, p 67
    Holly followed the Italian coast up to Monaco, and from there across the Alps to France.

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Further readingEdit


BretonEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco n

  1. Monaco (country and capital city)

EstonianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco (country)
  2. Monaco (city)

FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Monaco (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Monaco
genitive Monacon
partitive Monacoa
illative Monacoon
singular plural
nominative Monaco
accusative nom. Monaco
gen. Monacon
genitive Monacon
partitive Monacoa
inessive Monacossa
elative Monacosta
illative Monacoon
adessive Monacolla
ablative Monacolta
allative Monacolle
essive Monacona
translative Monacoksi
instructive
abessive Monacotta
comitative

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FrenchEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco m

  1. Monaco (principality)
  2. Monaco (capital)

GermanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco n (genitive Monacos)

  1. Monaco

InterlinguaEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco m

  1. Monaco
SynonymsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco f

  1. Munich
SynonymsEdit
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Further readingEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
 
Satellite map of Monaco

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Monaco

  1. Monaco

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RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco n

  1. Monaco

SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Monaco n (genitive Monacos)

  1. Monaco