patria

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See also: pàtria and pátria

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin patria (fatherland).

Adjective[edit]

patria f

  1. feminine form of patrio

Noun[edit]

patria f (plural patrie)

  1. one's native land or country
  2. homeland
  3. fatherland

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From patrius (of or pertaining to a father), from pater (father), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr. Cognate with Ancient Greek πατριά (patriá, generation, ancestry, descent, tribe, family) and πατρίς (patrís, place of one's ancestors).

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Noun[edit]

patria f (genitive patriae); first declension

  1. country; fatherland (literally)
    • 23 BCE – 13 BCE, Horace, Odes 3.2.13
      Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.
      Sweet and fitting it is to die for one's fatherland.
  2. home

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative patria patriae
genitive patriae patriārum
dative patriae patriīs
accusative patriam patriās
ablative patriā patriīs
vocative patria patriae

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. obsolete spelling of pátria

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin patria (fatherland).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. fatherland

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