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Queensland definition

Overview

This page has 5 definitions of Queensland with English translations in 5 languages. Queensland is a proper noun. Also define these 4 related words and terms: Australia, Brisbane, colony, and Queensland.

English Queensland definition

Etymology

From Queen +‎ -s- +‎ -land, equivalent to Queen's Land and named in honour of Queen Victoria.

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Queensland

  1. One of the six states of Australia. Capital: Brisbane. It occupies the north-eastern part of the continent.
  2. (historical) (1859 - 1901) The self governing colony of what is now the state of Queensland.
    • Colony definition
      A governmental unit created on land of another country owned by colonists from a country. (1 of 7 colony definitions)

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Finnish Queensland definition

Etymology

From English Queensland.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʋiːnslænd/, [ˈkʋiːns̠lænd]

Proper noun

Queensland

  1. Queensland (a state of Australia)

Declension

  • When written:
Inflection of Queensland (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Queensland
genitive Queenslandin
partitive Queenslandia
illative Queenslandiin
singular plural
nominative Queensland
accusative nom. Queensland
gen. Queenslandin
genitive Queenslandin
partitive Queenslandia
inessive Queenslandissa
elative Queenslandista
illative Queenslandiin
adessive Queenslandilla
ablative Queenslandilta
allative Queenslandille
essive Queenslandina
translative Queenslandiksi
instructive
abessive Queenslanditta
comitative
Possessive forms of Queensland (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Queenslandini Queenslandimme
2nd person Queenslandisi Queenslandinne
3rd person Queenslandinsa
  • When spoken:
Inflection of Queensland (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Queensland
genitive Queenslandin
partitive Queenslandiä
illative Queenslandiin
singular plural
nominative Queensland
accusative nom. Queensland
gen. Queenslandin
genitive Queenslandin
partitive Queenslandiä
inessive Queenslandissä
elative Queenslandistä
illative Queenslandiin
adessive Queenslandillä
ablative Queenslandiltä
allative Queenslandille
essive Queenslandinä
translative Queenslandiksi
instructive
abessive Queenslandittä
comitative
Possessive forms of Queensland (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Queenslandini Queenslandimme
2nd person Queenslandisi Queenslandinne
3rd person Queenslandinsä

Portuguese Queensland definition

Etymology

Borrowed from English Queensland.

Proper noun

Queensland m

  1. Queensland (a state of Australia)

Spanish Queensland definition

Proper noun

Queensland ?

  1. Queensland (a state of Australia)

Welsh Queensland definition

Proper noun