clava

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See also: clavá and clavà

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

clava (plural clavas)

  1. Synonym of gracile tubercle

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

clava

  1. inflection of clavar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

clava

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of clavar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of clavar

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin clāva (club).

Noun[edit]

clava f (plural clave)

  1. club
  2. (sports) Indian club

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kelh₂- (to beat, break). Cognate with Latin clādes, percellō, gladius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clāva f (genitive clāvae); first declension

  1. a club

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative clāva clāvae
Genitive clāvae clāvārum
Dative clāvae clāvīs
Accusative clāvam clāvās
Ablative clāvā clāvīs
Vocative clāva clāvae

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • clava in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • clava in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • clava in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • clava in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • clava in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • clava in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin clāva (club). Cognate with the inherited chave

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clava f (plural clavas)

  1. club (weapon)

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin clāva (club).

Noun[edit]

clava f (plural clavas)

  1. club (weapon)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

clava

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of clavar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of clavar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of clavar.