bulga

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulga (countable and uncountable, plural bulgas)

  1. Misspelling of bulgur.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Gaulish bolgā, from Proto-Celtic *bolgos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bulga f (genitive bulgae); first declension

  1. knapsack
  2. wallet, purse
  3. (informal) womb

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bulga bulgae
genitive bulgae bulgārum
dative bulgae bulgīs
accusative bulgam bulgās
ablative bulgā bulgīs
vocative bulga bulgae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • bulga in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “bulga”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • bulga” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • bulga in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • bulga in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin