equa

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

equa

  1. feminine singular of equo

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

equa

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From equus (horse) +‎ -a (feminine suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

equa f (genitive equae, masculine equus); first declension

  1. a mare (female horse)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (dative/ablative plural in -īs or -ābus).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative equa equae
Genitive equae equārum
Dative equae equīs
equābus
Accusative equam equās
Ablative equā equīs
equābus
Vocative equa equae

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Balkan Romance:
    • Aromanian: eapã, iapã
    • Romanian: iapă
  • Rhaeto-Romance:
  • Northern Gallo-Romance:
  • Southern Gallo-Romance:
  • Ibero-Romance:
  • Insular Romance:
    • Sardinian: ebba (Logudorese), ègua (Campidanese)

References[edit]

  • equa”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • equa”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • equa in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette