Uruguay

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Disputed; Guaraní urugua (shellfish) y (water) or uru (kind of bird) gua (from) y (water).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈjʊə.ɹə.ɡwaɪ/, /ˈʊɹ.ə.ɡweɪ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈjʊɹ.ə.ɡwaɪ/, /ˈʊɹ.ə.ɡweɪ/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. A country in South America. Official name: Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

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TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit


AsturianEdit

 
Asturian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ast

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay ?

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Central Huasteca NahuatlEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Central NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish Uruguay.

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

CzechEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Further readingEdit

  • Uruguay in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Uruguay in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay n

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈuruɡʋɑi̯/, [ˈuruɡʋɑi̯]

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Uruguay (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative Uruguay
genitive Uruguayn
partitive Uruguayta
illative Uruguayhin
singular plural
nominative Uruguay
accusative nom. Uruguay
gen. Uruguayn
genitive Uruguayn
partitive Uruguayta
inessive Uruguayssa
elative Uruguaysta
illative Uruguayhin
adessive Uruguaylla
ablative Uruguaylta
allative Uruguaylle
essive Uruguayna
translative Uruguayksi
instructive
abessive Uruguaytta
comitative
Possessive forms of Uruguay (type rosé)
possessor singular plural
1st person Uruguayni Uruguaymme
2nd person Uruguaysi Uruguaynne
3rd person Uruguaynsa

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay n (proper noun, genitive Uruguays or (optionally with an article) Uruguay)

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Uruguay” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

HungarianEdit

 
Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈuruɡvaːj]
  • Hyphenation: Uru‧guay
  • Rhymes: -aːj

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Uruguay
accusative Uruguayt
dative Uruguaynak
instrumental Uruguayjal
causal-final Uruguayért
translative Uruguayjá
terminative Uruguayig
essive-formal Uruguayként
essive-modal
inessive Uruguayban
superessive Uruguayon
adessive Uruguaynál
illative Uruguayba
sublative Uruguayra
allative Uruguayhoz
elative Uruguayból
delative Uruguayról
ablative Uruguaytól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Uruguayé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Uruguayéi
Possessive forms of Uruguay
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Uruguayom
2nd person sing. Uruguayod
3rd person sing. Uruguaya
1st person plural Uruguayunk
2nd person plural Uruguayotok
3rd person plural Uruguayuk

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ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /u.ruˈɡwaj/
  • Rhymes: -aj
  • Hyphenation: U‧ru‧guày

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
 
Flag of Uruguay

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay m

  1. Obsolete spelling of Uruguai

SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Disputed, either:

  • Guaraní urugua y (literally water shellfish), from urugua (shellfish) + y (water); or
  • Guaraní uru gua y (literally type of water bird) from uru (type of bird) + gua (from) + y (water).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /uɾuˈɡwai/, [u.ɾuˈɣ̞wai̯]
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay m

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)
  2. Uruguay River (a major river in South America)

Usage notesEdit

The definite article is optional when referring to Uruguay in Spanish (i.e. el Uruguay).

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SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay n (genitive Uruguays)

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

TurkishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

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VenetianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)

Western Huasteca NahuatlEdit

Proper nounEdit

Uruguay

  1. Uruguay (a country in South America)