Africa

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English

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Alternative forms

  • Afric (poetic, archaic)

Etymology

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Wikipedia From {{la|Āfrica}}.

Pronunciation

  • (RP) /ˈæfɹɪkə/

Proper noun

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  1. (Articles<scribunto-parser-error>) A province of the Roman Empire containing what is now modern Tunisia and portions of Libya.
  2. The continent that is south of Europe, east of the Atlantic Ocean, west of the Indian Ocean and north of Antarctica. It holds the following countries:
    The Maghreb and the Subsahara are regions of Africa with different geographies.

Hyponyms

Template:Rel-top Central Africa

Eastern Africa

Northern Africa

Template:Rel-mid Southern Africa

Western Africa

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Italian

Pronunciation

  • /ˈafrika/

Proper noun

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  1. Africa.

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Latin

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Etymology

Feminine of {{la|āfricus}}, as a noun elliptic of terra Africa. The adjective āfricus comes from the name of the Āfri (singular Afer), a tribal people of the area near Carthage, by addition of the -icus suffix. The Latin term formed alongside Greek ἡ Ἀφρική, both terms being attested since the first century.

Pronunciation

Proper noun

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  1. Northwestern Africa, the territory of Carthage, the African coast west of the Nile
    Nilus Africam ab Aethiopiā dispescens (Pliny 5, 9, 10, § 53)
  2. Name of a Roman province from 146 BC to AD 293 (later split into Africa Zeugitana and Africa Byzacena under Diocletian)
  3. Africa as a continent, understood as the quarter of the globe south of the Mediterranean
    Si probare possemus Ligarium in Āfricā omnino non fuisse.
    If we could prove that Ligarius was not at all in Africa.

Inflection

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Romanian

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Etymology

[[Africa#|Africa]]

Pronunciation

  • [ˈa.fri.ka]

Proper noun

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  1. Africa

Declension

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