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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Swahili Ulaya, from Arabic وِلَايَة(wilāya).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /uˈɽá.ja/, /uˈɽa.já/

Proper nounEdit

Uláya or Ulayá

  1. Europe

SwahiliEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic وِلَايَة(wilāya); the directly borrowed doublet is wilaya.

Proper nounEdit

Ulaya

  1. Europe (continent)

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