Classical NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish ciudad.

NounEdit

ciudād

  1. city

ReferencesEdit

  • Lockhart, James. (2001) Nahuatl as Written, Stanford University Press, page 215.

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish cibdat, çibdad (cf. Ladino sivdad), from Latin cīvitātem, accusative singular of cīvitās (city) (compare Portuguese cidade, Galician cidade).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θjuˈdad/, [θjuˈð̞að̞]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /sjuˈdad/, [sjuˈð̞að̞]
  • Rhymes: -ad
  • Hyphenation: ciu‧dad
  • (file)

NounEdit

ciudad f (plural ciudades)

  1. city
    Viven en la ciudad.
    They live in the city.
    ¡Qué ciudad tan grande y bonita!
    What a large and beautiful city!

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DescendantsEdit

  • Cebuano: siyudad

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