lupa

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See also: lūpa and lūpā

Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish lupa, from French loupe

Noun[edit]

lupa

  1. magnifying glass

Declension[edit]



Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French loupe.

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupes)

  1. magnifying glass

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

lupa f

  1. magnifying glass

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish lov, from Proto-Germanic *lubą (praise), from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ- (to love). Cognates include Ingrian, Karelian and Votic lupa; and Estonian luba.

Attested since the time of Mikael Agricola (16th century).

Noun[edit]

lupa

  1. permission
    Minulla on lupa olla poissa koulusta tänään.
    I have permission to be absent from the school today.
    Minulla on lupa ampumiseen.
    I have permission to shoot.
  2. a license, permit

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

That one has permission can always be expressed with the active first infinitive ("base form") of the verb, like olla in the first example above. Sometimes, especially if there are no other specifiers in addition to the verb, the illative of the active fourth infinitive is also accepted, like ampumiseen in the second example.

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupas)

  1. magnifying glass

Indonesian[edit]

Verb[edit]

lupa

  1. to forget

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lubą (praise), from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ- (to love). Cognates include Finnish, Karelian and Votic lupa; and Estonian luba.

Noun[edit]

lupa (genitive luvan, partitive luppaa)

  1. permission

Declension[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lupa.

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupe)

  1. feminine form of lupo (she-wolf)

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lubą (praise), from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ- (to love). Cognates include Ingrian, Finnish and Votic lupa; and Estonian luba.

Noun[edit]

lupa (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. permission

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lupus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lupa f (genitive lupae); first declension

  1. she-wolf
  2. (slang) prostitute

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lupa lupae
genitive lupae lupārum
dative lupae lupīs
accusative lupam lupās
ablative lupā lupīs
vocative lupa lupae

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French loupe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lupa f

  1. magnifying glass

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French loupe

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupas)

  1. magnifying glass

Sicilian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lupa/
  • Hyphenation: lu‧pa

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin lupa.

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupi)

  1. she-wolf

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin lupus (wolf).

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupi)

  1. uncontrollable hunger

Etymology 3[edit]

From the sound of brogna during the fog.

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupi)

  1. fog, mist, especially on the sea

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French loupe

Noun[edit]

lupa f (plural lupas)

  1. magnifying glass

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

lupa

  1. earth

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lubą (praise), from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ- (to love). Cognates include Finnish, Karelian and Ingrian lupa; and Estonian luba.

Noun[edit]

lupa (genitive luva, partitive lupaa)

  1. permission

Declension[edit]