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WHAT DOES ESTONIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Estonia i/ɛˈstoʊniə/ Estonian pronunciation: , officially the Republic of Estonia, is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia, and to the east by Lake Peipus and Russia. Across the Baltic Sea lies Sweden in the west and Finland in the north. The territory of Estonia covers 45,227 km2, and is influenced by a humid continental climate. Estonia is a democratic parliamentary republic divided into fifteen counties, with its capital and largest city being Tallinn. With a population of 1.3 million, it is one of the least-populous member states of the European Union, Eurozone and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. The Estonians are a Finnic people, and the official language, Estonian, is a Finno-Ugric language closely related to Finnish, and distantly to Hungarian and to the Sami languages. A developed country with an advanced, high-income economy, Estonia is a member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
The definition of Estonia in the dictionary is a republic in NE Europe, on the Gulf of Finland and the Baltic: low-lying with many lakes and forests, it includes numerous islands in the Baltic Sea. It was under Scandinavian and Teutonic rule from the 13th century to 1721, when it passed to Russia: it was an independent republic from 1920 to 1940, when it was annexed by the Soviet Union; became independent in 1991 and joined the EU in 2004. Official language: Estonian. Religion: believers are mostly Christian. Currency: kroon. Capital: Tallinn. Pop: 1 266 375. Area: 45 227 sq km.
The translations of Estonia from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Estonia» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ESTONIA» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Estonia» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Estonia» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Estonia
6 QUOTES WITH «ESTONIA»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Estonia.
I am looking forward to a series of productive meetings in both Austria and Estonia, particularly what role organized crime plays in the Baltic drug trade.
I hope one day when I say I'm from Estonia, people don't say: 'What? Where's that?'
You know what I always dreamed of? That with the greenhouse effect, one day Estonia can be what L.A. is right now. I always thought when the end of the world comes, I want to be in Estonia. I think then I'd survive.
We feel free. We're independent. People can be openly proud of being Estonian. I have a lot of belief in Estonia.
I am not always happy with the compliments Estonia has received.
You could go to Estonia and there's probably an episode of 'Seinfeld' playing there. Television is a very powerful thing.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ESTONIA»
Discover the use of Estonia in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Estonia and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Estonia: Identity and Independence
This volume includes a thorough chronology of Estonia (from prehistory to accession to the European Union), and a brief c.v. of each co-author. Estonia: Identity and Independence is also available in three other languages (A.
Jean-Jacques Subrenat, 2004
Estonia: Independence and European Integration
This study traces the remarkable reforms that have propelled Estonia from the USSR to the threshold of the EU in less than a decade. The work also explores the tensions inherent in the concept of a postcommunist 'return to Europe'.
David James Smith, 2001
Toompea — the name of the fortress and the old town on the crest of the hill —
derives from the German word domberg, which means "cathedral mountain."
Estonia's second-largest city, Tartu (population 105,000), is in the southeast of
Michael Spilling, 2010
The Baltic States: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
The Baltic States brings together three titles, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, to provide a comprehensive and analytical guide integrating history, political science, economic development and contemporary events into one account.
Thomas Lane, Artis Pabriks, Aldis Purs, 2013
Extensive programme ofgroup tours to Estonia & to the 3 Baltic countries for
those interested in art, architecture & music. ... Individual & group travel
arrangements, including tickets, for music festivals & performances throughout
Neil Taylor, 2014
Estonia: return to independence
In this book, Rein Taagepera traces the evolution of Estonia from prehistory to the present, when a radical turn of events in the former Soviet Union once again altered the destiny of this Baltic nation.The author explores in depth the ...
Rein Taagepera, 1993
Historical Dictionary of Estonia
This volume covers Estonian history from the 12th century to the present and includes numerous detailed entries on important persons, places, and events.
Toivo Miljan, 2004
This book first gives a brief overview of regional issues and a history of education in Estonia and describes the development of education in the country since the political changes.
Centre for Co-Operation with Non-Members, 2001
My Estonia: Passport Forgery, Meat Jelly Eaters, and Other ...
Some people have said this book is romantic and maybe it is: a young lost American college grad falls in love with an intriguing European journalist and embarks on a journey that restores his faith in himself and the world.