What does Argentina mean?

Definitions for Argentina
ˌɑr dʒənˈti nəAr·genti·na

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Argentina, Argentine Republic(noun)

    a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America

  2. Argentina, genus Argentina(noun)

    type genus of the Argentinidae: argentines


  1. Argentina(ProperNoun)

    A country in South America, called officially The Argentine Republic. Capital: Buenos Aires.

    Etymology: From argentum + the feminine of the adjectival suffix -inus, in reference to the Río de la Plata.


  1. Argentina

    Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is the second largest country in both South America and the Latin America region. The country is a federation of 23 provinces and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, its capital and largest city. It is the eighth-largest country in the world by land area and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations by geographical area of 2,780,400 km2 and is the fourth by population, with over 41 million people. Argentina is a founding member of the United Nations, Mercosur, the Union of South American Nations, the Organization of Ibero-American States, the World Bank Group and the World Trade Organization, and is one of the G-15 and G-20 major economies. Argentina is located in South America, bordered by Chile to the west and south, Bolivia and Paraguay to the north and Brazil and Uruguay to the northeast. Argentina claims sovereignty over part of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. Argentina is the successor state of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata, an overseas colony of the Spanish Empire. Argentina declared independence during the Argentine War of Independence, which was followed by the Argentine Civil Wars during most of the 19th century. The country faced several military coups and political instability during the 20th century, along with periodic economic crisis that continue to this day.

How to pronounce Argentina?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Argentina in sign language?

  1. argentina


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentina in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Argentina in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Argentina in a Sentence

  1. Marie-France Kern:

    Pumpkins first originated in Central America and Mexico. Winter squash are native to northern Argentina, near the Andes. Over many years these gourds have become a favorite of home gardeners due to their hardiness, productivity, and versatility in the kitchen.

  2. Sebastian Borensztein:

    If you ask me who are the 'giles' in Argentina, I would say everybody except the dozen people who are holding the reins of power.

  3. Foreign Minister Hector Timerman:

    Argentina has no plans for conflict with any country while Great Britain is continually at war in some part of the world.

  4. Marco Schnabl:

    It appears that Argentina tried in effect to put everyone on a broadly similar footing, the bondholders earning pre-judgement interest may say that they are getting less than the court awarded them, while others are being paid in full, but one has earned pre-judgement interest at 9% and the others post-judgement interest of around 1.5%.

  5. German Efromovich:

    The market is opening in Argentina, with a different mentality, until now it never interested us, we will start with six 70-seat turboprops and expand to eighteen, that is the plan.

Images & Illustrations of Argentina

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