avena

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin avēna.

Noun[edit]

avena f (plural avene)

  1. oats

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a non-Indo-European substrate word. Cognate with Lithuanian aviža, Latvian auzas, and Proto-Slavic *ovьsъ.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

avēna f (genitive avēnae); first declension

  1. oats
  2. wild oats
  3. straw
  4. A shepherd's pipe

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative avēna avēnae
genitive avēnae avēnārum
dative avēnae avēnīs
accusative avēnam avēnās
ablative avēnā avēnīs
vocative avēna avēnae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • avena in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • avena in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “avena”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • avena” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin avēna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

avena f (plural avenas)

  1. oat
  2. oats
  3. oatmeal porridge

Derived terms[edit]