carina

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin carina ‎(keel).

Noun[edit]

carina ‎(plural carinas or carinae)

  1. A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.
  2. (botany) Part of a papilionaceous flower consisting of two petals, commonly united, which encloses the organs of fructification.
  3. (zoology) The keel of the breastbone of birds.
  4. (anatomy) Any of several features that have a projecting central ridge

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

carina f

  1. feminine of carino

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kert-, *kret- ‎(strong, powerful), see also Ancient Greek κράτυς ‎(krátus, strong), κράτος ‎(krátos, strength, power, dominion).

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Noun[edit]

carīna f ‎(genitive carīnae); first declension

  1. The keel of a ship.
  2. (figuratively) A ship.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative carīna carīnae
genitive carīnae carīnārum
dative carīnae carīnīs
accusative carīnam carīnās
ablative carīnā carīnīs
vocative carīna carīnae

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

car +‎ -ina, because customs was originally paid to the emperor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsârina/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ri‧na

Noun[edit]

cȁrina f (Cyrillic spelling ца̏рина)

  1. customs

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