idioma

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See also: idióma

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

Noun[edit]

idioma m (plural idiomes)

  1. language

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

Noun[edit]

idioma m (plural idiomes)

  1. language

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

Noun[edit]

idioma m (plural idiomi)

  1. vernacular (the language of a people or a national language)
  2. idiom (a distinct language variety or dialect)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma).

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Noun[edit]

idiōma n (genitive idiōmatis); third declension

  1. idiom (style of language)

Declension[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative idiōma idiōmata
Genitive idiōmatis idiōmatum
Dative idiōmatī idiōmatibus
Accusative idiōma idiōmata
Ablative idiōmate idiōmatibus
Vocative idiōma idiōmata

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Papiamentu[edit]

Noun[edit]

idioma

  1. language

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

idioma m (plural idiomas)

  1. language (form of communication using words and structured with grammar)
    O idioma português.
    The Portuguese language.

Usage notes[edit]

When referring to language as a general concept or as a programming language, linguagem is used rather than idioma. Idioma often refers specifically to the language used by a nation or people, in many cases the official language of that entity.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

idioma m (plural idiomas)

  1. language
    El idioma español.
    The Spanish language

Usage notes[edit]

  • For the particular use of language, as well as programming languages, lenguaje is used rather than idioma.

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