gleba

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English[edit]

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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

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative glēba glēbae
Genitive glēbae glēbārum
Dative glēbae glēbīs
Accusative glēbam glēbās
Ablative glēbā glēbīs
Vocative glēba glēbae

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gleba.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlɛ.ba/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

gleba f

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

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Further reading[edit]

  • gleba in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • gleba in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin glēba, probably borrowed.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlɛ.ba/
  • Hyphenation: gle‧ba

Noun[edit]

gleba f (plural glebas)

  1. arable land; soil
    Synonym: torrão
  2. (by extension) a part of a territory that still needs to be judicially divided
  3. one's own place of origin; motherland
    Synonym: pátria
  4. a terrain that has not been urbanized
  5. a terrain containing ores
  6. (historical) feud
    Synonym: feudo

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin glēba, probably borrowed.

Noun[edit]

gleba f (plural glebas)

  1. clod (lump of earth)
  2. arable land; soil

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