gleba

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin gleba (lump, mass).

Noun[edit]

gleba (plural glebae)

  1. (mycology) The fleshy, spore-bearing inner mass of certain fungi.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin glēba.

Noun[edit]

gleba f (plural glebe)

  1. a clod of earth

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

glēba f (genitive glēbae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of glaeba

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative glēba glēbae
genitive glēbae glēbārum
dative glēbae glēbīs
accusative glēbam glēbās
ablative glēbā glēbīs
vocative glēba glēbae

References[edit]

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

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gleba f

  1. soil
  2. (colloquial) bail, wipeout; a fall, especially during a sports activity

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin glēba, probably borrowed.

Noun[edit]

gleba f (plural glebas)

  1. clod (lump of earth)
  2. land, soil