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How to say CITY in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Frankfurt, Germany – Source: brussels-express.eu

Who can resist the bright lights of the city? Europe is home to some of the oldest and most famous cities in the world, and reputedly some of the most beautiful as well!

Any new country you visit, 9 times out of 10 you’ll be arriving into a new city. So whether you’re in Belgrade, Florence, Madrid or York, here’s how to say city or town in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Qyteti
  2. Arabic – مدينة (Madina)
  3. Armenian – Քաղաք (K’aghak’)
  4. Azerbaijani – Şəhər
  5. Basque – Hiri
  6. Belarusian – Горад (Horad)
  7. Bulgarian – Град (Grad)
  8. Catalan – Ciutat
  9. Croatian – Grad
  10. Czech – Město
  11. Danish – By
  12. Dutch – Stad
  13. Estonian – Linn
  14. Faroese – Býur
  15. Finnish – Kaupunki
  16. French – Ville
  17. Georgian – ქალაქი (Kalaki)
  18. German – Stadt
  19. Greek – Πόλη (Póli)
  20. Greenlandic – Illoqarfik
  21. Hungarian – Város
  22. Icelandic – Borg
  23. Irish Gaelic – Cathair
  24. Italian – Città
  25. Jèrriais – Ville
  26. Latin – Urbs
  27. Latvian – Pilsēta
  28. Lithuanian – Miestas
  29. Low German – Stadt
  30. Luxembourgish – Stad
  31. Macedonian – Град (Grad)
  32. Maltese – Belt
  33. Manx – Caayr
  34. Monégasque – Cità
  35. Northern Sami – Gávpot 
  36. Norwegian – By
  37. Polish – Miasto
  38. Portuguese – Cidade
  39. Romanian – Oraș
  40. Russian – Город (Gorod)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Baile mòr
  42. Serbian – Град (Grad)
  43. Slovak – Mesto
  44. Slovene – Mesto
  45. Spanish – Ciudad
  46. Swedish – Stad
  47. Swiss German – Schtadt
  48. Turkish – Şehir
  49. Ukrainian – Місто (Misto)
  50. Welsh – Dinas

Author: James Scanlan
Banner Image Source: brussels-express.eu

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