Australia meaning

Australia US
  • Australia (/ɒˈstreɪliə/, /ə-/, colloquially /-jə/), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, For at least 40,000 years before the first British settlement in the late 18th century, After the European discovery of the continent by Dutch explorers in 1606,
  • Proper nounSUF-ia
    1. A country in Oceania. Official name: Commonwealth of Australia.
      1. (geology) The continent of Australia-New Guinea. New Guinea and the intervening islands are also on the Australian tectonic plate and are thus geologically considered part of the continent.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • In Australia soccer has gone from being dismissed as wogball as some called it to a widely supported national game
          • After 119 years to the east of the International Date Line, they are shifting to the west so they can be on the same calendar day as their main economic partners, Australia and New Zealand.
          • Scoot from just $8? Chiong Ah (To rush and hurry for the best deals)! From 11 to 13 July only, grab flights around Asia and Australia from just $8!
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Australia were 490 for 7 at tea on the second day. ‎
          • Australia Post has been accused of endangering staff with "sweatbox" uniforms and restricting earlier starts to save money.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Torrerts are are the most extensive suborder of vertisols in Australia.
          • I couldn't hack it as a teacher, so I jumped ship and flew back to Australia.

      Meaning of Australia for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "Australia" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a proper noun.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ia
          • Nouns
            • Proper nouns
          Definiteness: Level 9
          Definite    ➨     Versatile
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          1. en Australian
          2. en Australiana
          3. en Australians
          4. en Australianism
          5. en Australianist