See also: província

Asturian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin prōvincia.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /pɾoˈbinθja/, [pɾoˈβ̞ĩn̟.θja]
  • Rhymes: -inθja
  • Hyphenation: pro‧vin‧cia

Noun edit

provincia f (plural provincies)

  1. province

Chavacano edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Spanish provincia, from Latin prōvincia.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /pɾoˈbinsja/, [pɾoˈbĩn.ʃa]
  • Hyphenation: pro‧vin‧cia

Noun edit

provincia

  1. province

Galician edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin prōvincia.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • IPA(key): (standard) /pɾoˈbinθja/ [pɾoˈβ̞in̪.θjɐ]
  • IPA(key): (seseo) /pɾoˈbinsja/ [pɾoˈβ̞in.sjɐ]

 

  • Hyphenation: pro‧vin‧cia

Noun edit

provincia f (plural provincias)

  1. province

Related terms edit

Interlingua edit

Noun edit

provincia (plural provincias)

  1. province

Italian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin prōvincia.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /proˈvin.t͡ʃa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -intʃa
  • Hyphenation: pro‧vìn‧cia

Noun edit

provincia f (plural province or provincie)

  1. province
  2. district
  3. country

Further reading edit

  • provincia in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin edit

Etymology edit

Seemingly from a Proto-Italic *prōwinkjō (load, burden, charge) corresponding to prō- and vinciō.[1]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

prōvincia f (genitive prōvinciae); first declension

  1. province
    utramque provinciam remitto
    I return both provinces
  2. office, duty, command

Declension edit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōvincia prōvinciae
Genitive prōvinciae prōvinciārum
Dative prōvinciae prōvinciīs
Accusative prōvinciam prōvinciās
Ablative prōvinciā prōvinciīs
Vocative prōvincia prōvinciae

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

region in southern France:

References edit

  • provincia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • provincia”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • provincia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • provincia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • Carl Meißner, Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to entrust some one with an official duty, a province: provinciam alicui decernere, mandare
    • to draw lots for the provinces: provincias sortiri (Liv. 38. 35)
    • (the magistrates) arrange among themselves the administration of the provinces, the official spheres of duty: provincias inter se comparant
    • to set out for one's province: in provinciam proficisci (Liv. 38. 35)
    • to exchange provinces: provincias permutare
    • to manage, govern a province: provinciam administrare, obtinere
    • to visit, traverse a province: provinciam obire
    • to make Asia into a Roman province: Asiam in provinciae formam (in provinciam) redigere (B. G. 1. 45)
  • provincia”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898), Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • provincia”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857), A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • provincia”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890), A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume 3, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 810
  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) “vinciō, -īre”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 679

Piedmontese edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

provincia f (plural provincie)

  1. province
    Synonym: provinsa

Related terms edit

Portuguese edit

Noun edit

provincia f (plural provincias)

  1. Obsolete spelling of província

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin prōvincia.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /pɾoˈbinθja/ [pɾoˈβ̞ĩn̟.θja]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /pɾoˈbinsja/ [pɾoˈβ̞ĩn.sja]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • (Spain) Rhymes: -inθja
  • (Latin America) Rhymes: -insja
  • Syllabification: pro‧vin‧cia

Noun edit

provincia f (plural provincias)

  1. province

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

Further reading edit