gallina

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallīna.

Noun[edit]

gallina f (plural gallines)

  1. hen (female bird (i.e. chicken))
    Synonym: pita

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan galina, galinha, from Latin gallīna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallina f (plural gallines)

  1. hen

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Corsican[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallīna

Noun[edit]

gallina f (plural galline)

  1. hen

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gallīna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallina f (plural galline, masculine gallo)

  1. hen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gallus (rooster)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallīna f (genitive gallīnae); first declension

  1. hen (female chicken)

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative gallīna gallīnae
Genitive gallīnae gallīnārum
Dative gallīnae gallīnīs
Accusative gallīnam gallīnās
Ablative gallīnā gallīnīs
Vocative gallīna gallīnae

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References[edit]

  • gallina in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • gallina in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • gallina in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • gallina in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • gallina in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, from Latin gallīna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gallina f (plural gallinas, masculine gallo, masculine plural gallos)

  1. hen
  2. (colloquial) chicken (coward)
    Synonyms: cagado, cagón, cagueta, cobarde

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