EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Sydney (countable and uncountable, plural Sydneys)

  1. (uncountable) The state capital of New South Wales, Australia, and the most populous city in Australia.
  2. (uncountable) A seaport and former city in Nova Scotia, Canada, now part of the amalgamated Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island.
  3. (countable) A surname, from Old English, a spelling variant of Sidney.
  4. (countable) A unisex given name transferred from the surname.

SynonymsEdit

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

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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CatalanEdit

 
Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

Sydney m

  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)

FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Sydney

  1. Sydney (city)

DeclensionEdit


FrenchEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sydney f

  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)

HungarianEdit

 
Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Sydney

  1. A city in Australia

DeclensionEdit

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

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sydney f

  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)

ReferencesEdit

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

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Sydney.

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

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 readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from English Sydney.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sydney

  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)

Proper nounEdit

Sydney m

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

SloveneEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Sy̑dney m inan

  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)

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nominative Sydney
genitive Sydneyja
singular
nominative Sydney
accusative Sydney
genitive Sydneyja
dative Sydneyju
locative Sydneyju
instrumental Sydneyjem

Related termsEdit


WelshEdit

 
Welsh Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cy

Proper nounEdit

Sydney

  1. Sydney (a major port city, the state capital of New South Wales, Australia)