EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian Vienna or French Vienne.

PronunciationEdit

  • (places in Austria, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia):
    • IPA(key): /viˈɛ.nə/
    • (file)
  • (places in Georgia, Maine, New York, South Dakota):
  • (city Illinois):
  • (city in Missouri):
  • (community in Alabama):
  • Rhymes: -ɛnə

Proper nounEdit

Vienna

  1. The capital and largest city in Austria.
  2. A locale in the United States.
    1. A town in Virginia.
    2. A city in West Virginia.
    3. A town in New York.
    4. A city, the county seat of Dooly County, Georgia.
    5. A city, the county seat of Johnson County, Illinois.
    6. A town in Wisconsin.
    7. A town in Maine.
    8. A city, the county seat of Maries County, Missouri.
    9. A town in Louisiana.
    10. A town in Maryland.
    11. A town in South Dakota.
    12. An unincorporated community in Alabama.
    13. An unincorporated community in Indiana.
    14. An unincorporated community in Michigan.
    15. An unincorporated community in North Carolina.
  3. A female given name.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of disputed origin. Possibly from the Roman name, Latin Vindobona[1], or from a Celtic word *Vedunia (forest stream), for which compare Proto-Celtic *widus (woodland).[2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvjɛn.na/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnna
  • Hyphenation: Vièn‧na

Proper nounEdit

Vienna f

  1. Vienna (the capital city of Austria)
  2. Vienna (a state of Austria)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Natascha Scott-Stokes, Rainer Eisenschmid: Vienna, p. 23
  2. ^ Peter Csendes: Das Werden Wiens – Die siedlungsgeschichtlichen Grundlagen, in: id. and F. Oppl (edd.): Wien – Geschichte einer Stadt von den Anfängen zur Ersten Türkenbelagerung. Böhlau, Vienna 2001, pp. 55–94, here p. 57; Peter Pleyel: Das römische Österreich. Pichler, Vienna 2002, →ISBN, p. 83; Martin Mosser and Karin Fischer-Ausserer (edd.): Judenplatz. Die Kasernen des römischen Legionslagers. (= Wien Archäologisch. Band 5). Museen der Stadt Wien – Stadtarchäologie, Vienna 2008, p. 11.

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

Vienna

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ヴィエンナ

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Named after the Vienne river, of uncertain origin, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *weyh₁- (to pursue, reach towards). However, other roots are possible.[1]

Proper nounEdit

Vienna f sg (genitive Viennae); first declension

  1. a city of the Allobroges in Gallia Narbonensis, now Vienne
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Vienna
Genitive Viennae
Dative Viennae
Accusative Viennam
Ablative Viennā
Vocative Vienna
Locative Viennae
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Of disputed origin. Possibly from Vindobona[2], or from a Celtic word *Vedunia (forest stream), for which compare Proto-Celtic *widus (woodland).[3]

Proper nounEdit

Vienna f sg (genitive Viennae); first declension

  1. (medieval, New Latin) Vienna
    • 1486Commissio propria domini regis; Decreta Regni Hungariae 1458-1490 (Budapest, 1989), page 267
      ...verum etiam illum in Austria, patria scilicet sua hereditaria agentem adorsi Viennam, civitatem celebrerrimam et eius provincie caput...
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Vienna
Genitive Viennae
Dative Viennae
Accusative Viennam
Ablative Viennā
Vocative Vienna
Locative Viennae
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vienna in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Vienna in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  1. ^ Delamarre, Xavier (2003) Dictionnaire de la langue gauloise: une approche linguistique du vieux-celtique continental [Dictionary of the Gaulish language: A linguistic approach to Old Continental Celtic] (Collection des Hespérides; 9), 3rd edition, Éditions Errance, →ISBN, page 269
  2. ^ Natascha Scott-Stokes, Rainer Eisenschmid: Vienna, p. 23
  3. ^ Peter Csendes: Das Werden Wiens – Die siedlungsgeschichtlichen Grundlagen, in: id. and F. Oppl (edd.): Wien – Geschichte einer Stadt von den Anfängen zur Ersten Türkenbelagerung. Böhlau, Vienna 2001, pp. 55–94, here p. 57; Peter Pleyel: Das römische Österreich. Pichler, Vienna 2002, →ISBN, p. 83; Martin Mosser and Karin Fischer-Ausserer (edd.): Judenplatz. Die Kasernen des römischen Legionslagers. (= Wien Archäologisch. Band 5). Museen der Stadt Wien – Stadtarchäologie, Vienna 2008, p. 11.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Vienna f

  1. Archaic spelling of Viena.