Tripoli

See also: tripoli and Trípoli

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian Tripoli, from Latin Tripolis, from Ancient Greek Τρίπολις (Trípolis); the places of this name in the United States are named after the (then Tripolitanian, now Libyan) Tripoli named in the Marines’ Hymn: “From the Halls of Montezuma / To the shores of Tripoli”.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɹɪpəli/
  • (file)
  • (Tripoli, Iowa) IPA(key): /tɹɪˈpoʊlə/

Proper nounEdit

Tripoli

  1. The capital city of Libya.
  2. A city in Greece. Former name: Tripolis.
  3. A city in Lebanon.
  4. A city in Iowa, United States.
  5. An unincorporated community in Wisconsin, United States.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Tripolis, from Ancient Greek Τρίπολις (Trípolis).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtri.po.li/
  • Rhymes: -ipoli
  • Hyphenation: Trì‧po‧li

Proper nounEdit

Tripoli f

  1. Tripoli (the capital city of Libya)

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LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tripolī

  1. dative/ablative/vocative/locative singular of Tripolis