Minerva

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From Latin Minerva, from Etruscan, originally from Proto-Indo-European *men-es-wah₂, extended from the stem *men-s- (mind) (Sanskrit [script?] (manas)[Devanagari?], 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.

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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?] (manas)[Devanagari?], 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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