habena

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

habena (plural habenas)

  1. A restricting bandage or frenum

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin habeō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

habēna f (genitive habēnae); first declension

  1. thong, rein, lash. bridle
  2. (Ship's rigging) sheet
  3. vocative singular of habēna

habēnā f

  1. ablative singular of habēna

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative habēna habēnae
genitive habēnae habēnārum
dative habēnae habēnīs
accusative habēnam habēnās
ablative habēnā habēnīs
vocative habēna habēnae

References[edit]

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