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

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References[edit]

  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]

  • IPA(key): /aˈbena/, [aˈβena]

Noun[edit]

avena f (plural avenas)

  1. oat
  2. oats
  3. oatmeal porridge

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