prostata

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See also: Prostata, próstata, and pròstata

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

prostata f

  1. (anatomy) prostate, prostate gland

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

prostata

  1. (anatomy, medicine, jargon) prostate

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Usage notes[edit]

With the exception of nominative, the word is seldom used in plural as the plural does not really fit into any declension category.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

prostata f (plural prostate)

  1. (anatomy) prostate

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Lithuanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

prostata f (plural prostatos)

  1. (anatomy) prostate

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian prostata, from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

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Noun[edit]

prostata f

  1. (anatomy) prostate

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

prostata f

  1. (anatomy) prostate

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

Noun[edit]

pròstata f (Cyrillic spelling простата)

  1. (anatomy) prostate

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Medieval Latin prostata, from Ancient Greek προστάτης (prostátēs, one standing before, protector), from πρό (pró, before) + ἵστημι (hístēmi, to stand).

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Noun[edit]

próstata f (genitive próstate, nominative plural próstate)

  1. (anatomy) prostate

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