Home > Letter C >

English

From Middle English contre, contree, borrowed from Old French contree, from Vulgar Latin (terra) contrata ((land) lying opposite; (land) spread before), derived from Latin contra (against, opposite). Cognate with Scots kintra.

Finnish

Borrowed from English country.

French

From English

Italian

From English

Portuguese

Borrowed from English country.

Spanish

English

Swedish

From English