vespa

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vespa.

Noun[edit]

vespa f (plural vespes)

  1. wasp

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Generalized from the Italian motor scooter brand name Vespa.

Noun[edit]

vespa

  1. (informal) scooter (motorcycle or moped equipped with a platform for the operator's feet)

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

vespa f (plural vespas)

  1. Alternative form of avespa

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

vespa f (genitive singular vespu, nominative plural vespur)

  1. hornet

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

vespa (plural vespas)

  1. wasp

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vespa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛspa/
  • Hyphenation: vè‧spa

Noun[edit]

vespa f (plural vespe)

  1. wasp

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wobʰseh₂ (wasp), from *webʰ- (weave) (referring to the insect's woven nests). Cognate with Old Breton guohi, English wasp (derivations including Italian Vespa, scooter), Lithuanian vapsvà, Russian оса (osá). The word is also related to English web and weave.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vespa f (genitive vespae); first declension

  1. a wasp

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vespa vespae
genitive vespae vespārum
dative vespae vespīs
accusative vespam vespās
ablative vespā vespīs
vocative vespa vespae

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Portuguese[edit]

vespa (Polistes dominulus)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vespa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vespa f (plural vespas)

  1. wasp

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian vespa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋêspa/
  • Hyphenation: ves‧pa

Noun[edit]

vȅspa f (Cyrillic spelling ве̏спа)

  1. (informal) motor scooter

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • vespa” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vespa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛspa/, [ˈvɛʃpa]
  • Hyphenation: vès‧pa

Noun[edit]

vespa f (plural vespi)

  1. wasp