colona

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine form of colōnus (farmer; colonist), from colō (till, cultivate, worship).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

colōna f (genitive colōnae); first declension

  1. a female farmer, countrywoman

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative colōna colōnae
genitive colōnae colōnārum
dative colōnae colōnīs
accusative colōnam colōnās
ablative colōnā colōnīs
vocative colōna colōnae

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • colona in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • colona in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “colona”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • colona” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • colona in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

colona f (plural colonas)

  1. feminine equivalent of colono

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

colona f (plural colonas, masculine colono)

  1. feminine equivalent of colono