collega

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

collega m, f (plural collega's or collegae, diminutive collegaatje n)

  1. colleague

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

collega m (plural colleghi) or collega f (plural colleghe)

  1. colleague

Verb[edit]

collega

  1. third-person singular present of collegare
  2. second-person singular imperative of collegare

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From con- +‎ lēgō (appoint).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

collēga m (genitive collēgae); first declension

  1. a partner (in office), colleague
  2. (by extension) associate, companion, fellow, colleague

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative collēga collēgae
genitive collēgae collēgārum
dative collēgae collēgīs
accusative collēgam collēgās
ablative collēgā collēgīs
vocative collēga collēgae

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References[edit]

  • collega in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

collega m f (plural collegas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of colega.