See also: Sidney

English edit

 
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Etymology edit

For the surname and given name, see Sidney. The cities in Australia and Canada are named after British politician Thomas Townshend, 1st Viscount Sydney (1733–1800).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɪd.ni/, enPR: sĭd'ni,
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪdni
  • Hyphenation: Syd‧ney

Proper noun edit

Sydney (countable and uncountable, plural Sydneys)

  1. (uncountable) A major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia.
  2. The City of Sydney, the local government area for central Sydney, New South Wales.
  3. (uncountable) A seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island.
  4. (uncountable) An unincorporated community in Hillsborough County, Florida, United States.
  5. (countable) A surname from Old English, a spelling variant of Sidney.
  6. (countable) A unisex given name transferred from the surname.

Synonyms edit

  • (Nova Scotia): SYD, Syd, Syd. (abbreviation)
  • (given name): Syd (diminutive)

Derived terms edit

Translations edit

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Sydney

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

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Sydney m

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Finnish edit

 
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Etymology edit

From English Sydney.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsidni/, [ˈs̠idni]
  • Syllabification(key): syd‧ney

Proper noun edit

Sydney

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Declension edit

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Sydney f

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Hungarian edit

 
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Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsidni]
  • Hyphenation: Syd‧ney

Proper noun edit

Sydney

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Declension edit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Sydney
accusative Sydney-t
dative Sydney-nek
instrumental Sydney-vel
causal-final Sydney-ért
translative Sydney-vé
terminative Sydney-ig
essive-formal Sydney-ként
essive-modal
inessive Sydney-ben
superessive Sydney-n
adessive Sydney-nél
illative Sydney-be
sublative Sydney-re
allative Sydney-hez
elative Sydney-ből
delative Sydney-ről
ablative Sydney-től
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Sydney-é
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Sydney-éi
Possessive forms of Sydney
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Sydney-m
2nd person sing. Sydney-d
3rd person sing. Sydney-je
1st person plural Sydney-nk
2nd person plural Sydney-tek
3rd person plural Sydney-jük

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Italian edit

 
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Etymology edit

Unadapted borrowing from English Sydney.

Pronunciation edit

Proper noun edit

Sydney f

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

References edit

  1. ^ Sydney in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Polish edit

 
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Sydney

Etymology edit

Unadapted borrowing from English Sydney.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɨd.ni/, (nonstandard but common) /ˈsɨd.nɛj/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɨdni
  • Syllabification: Syd‧ney

Proper noun edit

Sydney n (indeclinable)

  1. Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia)
  2. Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada)

Further reading edit

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

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Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Unadapted borrowing from English Sydney.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈsi.d͡ʒi.nej/ [ˈsi.d͡ʒi.neɪ̯], /ˈsid͡ʒ.nej/ [ˈsid͡ʒ.neɪ̯]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈsid͡ʒ.nej/ [ˈsid͡ʒ.neɪ̯], /ˈsi.d͡ʒi.nej/ [ˈsi.d͡ʒi.neɪ̯]
 

Proper noun edit

Sydney

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Proper noun edit

Sydney m

  1. a male given name from English, equivalent to English Sydney

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Pronunciation edit

Proper noun edit

Sy̑dney m inan

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)

Inflection edit

 
The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nominative Sydney
genitive Sydneyja
singular
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
Sydney
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
dative
(dajȃlnik)
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
Sydneyju
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
Sydneyjem

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Welsh edit

 
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Proper noun edit

Sydney

  1. (uncountable) Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia)
  2. (uncountable, uncountable) Sydney (a seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island)