EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian Ragusa, from Latin Ragusia. Probably from Proto-Albanian *rāguša (modern rrush)[1]

Proper nounEdit

Ragusa (countable and uncountable, plural Ragusas)

  1. A province of Sicily, Italy.
  2. The capital of the Italian province of Ragusa.
  3. Former name of Dubrovnik (city in Croatia). [before 1918]
  4. (historical) The Republic of Ragusa, a maritime republic centered in Dubrovnik.
  5. A habitational surname from Italian.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Ragusa is the 12296th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 2528 individuals. Ragusa is most common among White (90.43%) individuals.

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Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir E. (1998). Albanian etymological dictionary. Leiden: Brill

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ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raˈɡu.sa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -usa
  • Hyphenation: Ra‧gù‧sa

Proper nounEdit

Ragusa f

  1. Ragusa (a town and province of Sicily, Italy)
  2. former name of Dubrovnik (city in Croatia) [before 1918]

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

Proper nounEdit

Ragusa f

  1. Ragusa (former name of Dubrovnik, Croatia)
    Synonym: Dubrovnik
  2. Ragusa (a mediaeval republic centred in Dubrovnik)

SicilianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Rausa (Eye dialect spelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Ragusia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʐaˈu.sa/, [ʐaˈu.sa]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧gù‧sa

Proper nounEdit

Ragusa

  1. A former province, now Libero Consorzio in Sicily, Italy.
  2. The capital of the Italian Libero Consorzio of Ragusa.
  3. Former name of Dubrovnik (city in Croatia).
  4. (historical) The Republic of Ragusa, a maritime republic centered in Dubrovnik.
  5. a habitational surname.

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