machina

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machina

  1. third-person singular past historic of machiner

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μαχανά (makhaná, machine, tool), Doric spelling of μηχανή (mēkhanḗ)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

māchina f (genitive māchinae); first declension

  1. machine
  2. scheme, plan, machination
  3. vocative singular of māchina

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative māchina māchinae
genitive māchinae māchinārum
dative māchinae māchinīs
accusative māchinam māchinās
ablative māchinā māchinīs
vocative māchina māchinae

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

machina f (plural machinas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of máquina (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).