Minerva

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Minerva, from Etruscan, originally from Proto-Indo-European *men-es-wah₂, extended from the stem *men-s- (mind) (Sanskrit [script needed] (manas)[Devanagari needed], compare manas-vin- (full of mind or sense)), ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *men- (to think).

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Minerva

  1. (Roman mythology) The goddess of wisdom, especially strategic warfare, and the arts, especially crafts and in particular weaving. She is the Roman counterpart of Athena.
  2. (astronomy) Short for 93 Minerva, a main belt asteroid.
  3. (poetic) wisdom

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Etruscan, originally from Proto-Indo-European *men-es-wah₂, extended from the stem *men-s- (mind) (Sanskrit [script needed] (manas)[Devanagari needed], compare manas-vin- (full of mind or sense)), ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *men- (to think).

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Minerva f (genitive Minervae); first declension

  1. Minerva, goddess of wisdom

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Minerva Minervae
genitive Minervae Minervārum
dative Minervae Minervīs
accusative Minervam Minervās
ablative Minervā Minervīs
vocative Minerva Minervae

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Minerva f

  1. Minerva

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