canapa

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Adverb[edit]

canapa

  1. Alternative spelling of canahpa

Italian[edit]

una pianta di canapa – a hemp plant

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin canapa, from Latin cannabis, from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis); see there for more. Doublet of the borrowing cannabis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈka.na.pa/, [ˈkän̺äpä]
  • Hyphenation: cà‧na‧pa

Noun[edit]

canapa f (plural canape)

  1. (botany, uncountable) hemp (Cannabis sativa)
  2. A hemp plant.
  3. (collective) The fibers of the hemp plant.
  4. A fabric made from the hemp fibers

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • canapa in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cannabis, from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis); see there for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

canapa f (genitive canapae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin, Vulgar Latin) hemp

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative canapa canapae
Genitive canapae canapārum
Dative canapae canapīs
Accusative canapam canapās
Ablative canapā canapīs
Vocative canapa canapae

Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: cãnipã
  • Friulian: cjanaipe
  • Italian: canapa
  • Megleno-Romanian: cǫnipă
  • Romanian: cânepă

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