blatta

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin blatta (cockroach, moth).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbla.tːa/, [ˈbl̺at̪.t̪a]
  • Hyphenation: blàt‧ta

Noun[edit]

blatta f (plural blatte)

  1. (entomology) cockroach
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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

blatta f (genitive blattae); first declension

  1. any insect that shuns the light, e.g. cockroach, moth, bookworm, mantid
  2. a clot of blood

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative blatta blattae
Genitive blattae blattārum
Dative blattae blattīs
Accusative blattam blattās
Ablative blattā blattīs
Vocative blatta blattae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French : blatte
  • Italian: blatta
  • Portuguese: barata
  • Sicilian: bratta
  • Translingual: Blatta

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