Norwegia

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English Norweġ, Norþweġ (Norway), from Old Norse *Norðvegr, Norvegr, and later Noregr (Norway (north way)), from norðr (north) + vegr (way).

Proper nounEdit

Norwegia

  1. Synonym of Norway

LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Norwegia f sg (genitive Norwegiae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of Norvegia
    • c. 14th–15th century, Antiquæ Constitutiones Regni Angliæ, sub Regibus Joanne, Henrico Tertio, et Edoardo Primo, circa Jurisdictionem et Potestatem Ecclesiasticam, London, published 1672, page 517:
      Et præterea omnes probi homines de Scotia ſunt jurati propinquiori de ſanguine Regis Alexandri, qui ultimo obiit, qui de jure hæreditare debebit, ſi dicta Margareta filia Regis Norwegiæ ſine hærede de corpore ſuo obiret.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Norwegia
Genitive Norwegiae
Dative Norwegiae
Accusative Norwegiam
Ablative Norwegiā
Vocative Norwegia

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɔrˈvɛ.ɡja/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛɡja
  • Syllabification: Nor‧we‧gia

Proper nounEdit

Norwegia f

  1. Norway (a country in Northern Europe)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Norwegia in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Norwegia in Polish dictionaries at PWN