nutrio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *snew-tr-ih₂- (female nurser). Cognate with Sanskrit प्रस्नौति (prasnauti, to drip, to release liquids), प्रस्नुत (prasnuta, releasing mother's milk). Appartenance of Ancient Greek νάω (naō, to flow, to stream) is difficult and requires special pleading.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active nūtriō, present infinitive nūtrīre, perfect active nūtrīvī, supine nūtrītum

  1. I suckle.

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References[edit]

  • nutrio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

nutrio

  1. vocative singular of nutria