-ina

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See also: -iņa, ina, Ina, and ina

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-ina

  1. (taxonomy) Used to form names of subtribes of animals

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Asturian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ina f

  1. -y (forming diminutives of feminine nouns)

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Italian[edit]

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-ina

  1. feminine form of -ino; used to form the diminutive of some nouns.
  2. (chemistry) -ine

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Latin[edit]

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-īna

  1. nominative feminine singular of -īnus
  2. nominative neuter plural of -īnus
  3. accusative neuter plural of -īnus
  4. vocative feminine singular of -īnus
  5. vocative neuter plural of -īnus
  1. ablative feminine singular of -īnus

Polish[edit]

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-ina f

  1. (obsolete) Appended to nouns or proper nouns (often surnames) to form nouns meaning: wife of

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ina.

Suffix[edit]

-ina (Cyrillic spelling -ина)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a feminine noun, usually denoting salary, tax or fee.
  2. Suffix appended to words to create a feminine noun, usually denoting an object or food.
  3. Suffix appended to noun roots to form an augmentative (the resulting noun is always feminine).

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ina.

Suffix[edit]

-ina

  1. The abstract feminine nominalizing suffix.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The suffix -ina is added to adjectives to form a feminine abstract noun.