striga

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From strix, strigis.

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striga f (genitive strigae); first declension

  1. evil spirit, witch, hag, vampire
  2. row, strip, swath

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative striga strigae
genitive strigae strigārum
dative strigae strigīs
accusative strigam strigās
ablative strigā strigīs
vocative striga strigae

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin root *strigāre, from strix (screech owl).

Verb[edit]

a striga (third-person singular present strigă, past participle strigat1st conj.

  1. to call
  2. to shout, yell, scream

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romanian strigă, from Latin strīga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstri.ɡa/
  • Hyphenation: stri‧ga

Noun[edit]

striga f (genitive singular strigy, nominative plural strigy), declension pattern žena

  1. witch
  2. demon

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin striga (compare Italian strega).

Noun[edit]

striga f (plural strighe)

  1. witch

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