novena

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

novena (plural novenas)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) A recitation of prayers and devotions for nine consecutive days, especially one to a saint to ask for their intercession.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin novēnus (nine).

Adjective[edit]

novena

  1. feminine form of novè

Noun[edit]

la novena major
la novena menor

novena f (plural novenes)

  1. (music) ninth
  2. (Roman Catholicism) novena

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

novena f (plural novene)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) novena

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

novēna

  1. nominative feminine singular of novēnus
  2. nominative neuter plural of novēnus
  3. accusative neuter plural of novēnus
  4. vocative feminine singular of novēnus
  5. vocative neuter plural of novēnus

novēnā

  1. ablative feminine singular of novēnus

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

novena f (plural novenas)

  1. a period of nine days
  2. a set of nine things
  3. (Roman Catholicism) novena (a recitation of prayers for nine days)

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

novena f (masculine noveno, feminine plural novenas, masculine plural novenos)

  1. feminine form of noveno

Noun[edit]

novena f (plural novenas)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) novena