perna

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See also: pernă, pērna, and pērnā

Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Cornish prena; cognate with Welsh prynu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

perna

  1. (Revived Late Cornish) to buy

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Indo-Iranian[1], cognate with Estonian põrn (spleen)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: per‧na
  • IPA(key): /ˈpernɑ/

Noun[edit]

perna

  1. (anatomy) spleen

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2005). Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja. Juva: WSOY. ISBN 951-0-27108-X.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin perna.

Noun[edit]

perna f (plural pernas)

  1. leg
  2. (anatomy) shin, the region between the knee and ankle

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European *persneh₂- (heel). Cognates include the Ancient Greek πτέρνη (ptérnē), Sanskrit पार्ष्णि (pā́rṣṇi), Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌶𐌽𐌰 (fairzna, heel) and Persian پاشنه (pâšne, heel).

Noun[edit]

perna f (genitive pernae); first declension

  1. A haunch or ham together with the leg, gammon.
  2. (of animals) A thigh-bone, with the meat upon it to the knee-joint, a leg of pork, a ham or gammon of bacon.
  3. a kind of mussel
Declension[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative perna pernae
genitive pernae pernārum
dative pernae pernīs
accusative pernam pernās
ablative pernā pernīs
vocative perna pernae
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Etymology 2[edit]

See perula.

Noun[edit]

perna f (genitive pernae); first declension

  1. Alternative spelling of perula
Declension[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative perna pernae
genitive pernae pernārum
dative pernae pernīs
accusative pernam pernās
ablative pernā pernīs
vocative perna pernae

References[edit]

  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 789/1, “perna”

Portuguese[edit]

pernas

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese perna, from Latin perna, from Proto-Indo-European *persneh₂- (heel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

perna f (plural pernas)

  1. leg
  2. stint

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