carina

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin carina (keel).

Noun[edit]

carina (plural carinas or carinae)

  1. A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.
  2. (botany) Part of a papilionaceous flower consisting of two petals, commonly united, which encloses the organs of fructification.
  3. (zoology) The keel of the breastbone of birds.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

carina f

  1. feminine of carino

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kert-, *kret- (strong, powerful), see also Ancient Greek κράτυς (krátus, strong), κράτος (krátos, strength, power, dominion).

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Noun[edit]

carīna f (genitive carīnae); first declension

  1. The keel of a ship.
  2. (figuratively) A ship.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative carīna carīnae
genitive carīnae carīnārum
dative carīnae carīnīs
accusative carīnam carīnās
ablative carīnā carīnīs
vocative carīna carīnae

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

car +‎ -ina, because customs was originally payed to the emperor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsârina/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ri‧na

Noun[edit]

cȁrina f (Cyrillic spelling ца̏рина)

  1. customs

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