See also: wales

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
 
a map of the British Isles, showing the United Kingdom in green and Wales in darker green
 
Welsh kingdoms c. 1039

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English Wales, from Old English Wēalas, plural of wealh (foreigner, Welshman), from Proto-Germanic *walhaz (foreigner), probably from Latin Volcae, the name of a Celtic tribe in Gaul. Compare the second element in Cornwall, and also Gaul.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales (countable and uncountable, plural Waleses)

  1. One of the four constituent countries of the United Kingdom, formerly a principality
  2. (historical) The area in which the Welsh language and culture predominated, roughly coincident with the modern country.
  3. A surname​.
  4. A village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England (OS grid ref SK4883).
  5. A number of places in the United States:
    1. A city in Alaska.
    2. A town in Maine.
    3. A town in Massachusetts.
    4. A town in New York.
    5. A city in North Dakota.
    6. A town in Utah.
    7. A village in Wisconsin.
  6. A submerged ghost town in Ontario, Canada.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • (constituent country): Welsh

TranslationsEdit

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales m

  1. Wales

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales n

  1. Wales (country)

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EstonianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈwei̯ls/, [ˈwe̞i̯ls̠]
  • IPA(key): /ˈwɑles/, [ˈwɑle̞s̠] (rare)

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales

DeclensionEdit

  • When written:
Inflection of Wales (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Wales
genitive Walesin
partitive Walesia
illative Walesiin
singular plural
nominative Wales
accusative nom. Wales
gen. Walesin
genitive Walesin
partitive Walesia
inessive Walesissa
elative Walesista
illative Walesiin
adessive Walesilla
ablative Walesilta
allative Walesille
essive Walesina
translative Walesiksi
instructive
abessive Walesitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Wales (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Walesini Walesimme
2nd person Walesisi Walesinne
3rd person Walesinsa
  • When spoken:
Inflection of Wales (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Wales
genitive Walesin
partitive Walesiä
illative Walesiin
singular plural
nominative Wales
accusative nom. Wales
gen. Walesin
genitive Walesin
partitive Walesiä
inessive Walesissä
elative Walesistä
illative Walesiin
adessive Walesillä
ablative Walesiltä
allative Walesille
essive Walesinä
translative Walesiksi
instructive
abessive Walesittä
comitative
Possessive forms of Wales (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Walesini Walesimme
2nd person Walesisi Walesinne
3rd person Walesinsä

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /veːls/, /vɛɪ̯ls/, /wɛɪ̯ls/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Wales n (genitive Wales')

  1. Wales (a constituent country of the United Kingdom)

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HungarianEdit

 Wales on Hungarian Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From English Wales.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales (a country in the United Kingdom)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Wales
accusative Walest
dative Walesnek
instrumental Walesszel
causal-final Walesért
translative Walesszé
terminative Walesig
essive-formal Walesként
essive-modal
inessive Walesben
superessive Walesen
adessive Walesnél
illative Walesbe
sublative Walesre
allative Waleshez
elative Walesből
delative Walesről
ablative Walestől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Walesé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Waleséi
Possessive forms of Wales
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Walesem
2nd person sing. Walesed
3rd person sing. Walese
1st person plural Walesünk
2nd person plural Walesetek
3rd person plural Walesük

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IndonesianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English Wēalas, plural of wealh; equivalent to wale (outsider) +‎ -es.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales (constituent part of the United Kingdom)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Wales
  • Scots: Wales

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales (a country within the United Kingdom)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Proper nounEdit

Wales

  1. Wales (a country within the United Kingdom)

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RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales ?

  1. Wales (a country in northwestern Europe, a constituent country of the United Kingdom)

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SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales m (genitive Walesu, declension pattern of dub)

  1. Wales (a constituent country of the United Kingdom)

ReferencesEdit

  • Wales in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Wales n (genitive Wales)

  1. Wales