epiceno

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin epicoenus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίκοινος (epíkoinos), based on κοινός (koinós, common).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

epiceno (feminine epicena, masculine plural epiceni, feminine plural epicene)

  1. (grammar) common (gender)
    Synonyms: promiscuo, ambigenere



Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin epicoenus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίκοινος (epíkoinos), based on κοινός (koinós, common).

Adjective[edit]

epiceno m (feminine singular epicena, masculine plural epicenos, feminine plural epicenas, comparable)

  1. (grammar, of words for animals) having a fixed grammatical gender

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin epicoenus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίκοινος (epíkoinos), based on κοινός (koinós, common).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /epiˈθeno/, [e.piˈθe.no]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /epiˈseno/, [e.piˈse.no]

Adjective[edit]

epiceno (feminine epicena, masculine plural epicenos, feminine plural epicenas)

  1. (grammar, of gender) common; epicene

Noun[edit]

epiceno m (plural epicenos)

  1. epicene; an epicene word (especially a noun)
    Synonym: nombre epiceno