laguna

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

laguna

  1. absolutive singular of lagun

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

laguna f

  1. lagoon

Declension[edit]

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *lacuna, from Latin lacūna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈɡu.na/
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Hyphenation: la‧gù‧na

Noun[edit]

laguna f (plural lagune)

  1. lagoon

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Descendants[edit]

  • French: lagune
    • Danish: lagune
    • Dutch: lagune
    • English: lagoon
  • Portuguese: laguna
  • Romanian: lagună

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lagūna f (genitive lagūnae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of lagoena

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lagūna lagūnae
Genitive lagūnae lagūnārum
Dative lagūnae lagūnīs
Accusative lagūnam lagūnās
Ablative lagūnā lagūnīs
Vocative lagūna lagūnae

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

laguna m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of lagune

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian laguna, from Latin lacūna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈɡu.na/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Syllabification: la‧gu‧na
  • Homophone: Laguna

Noun[edit]

laguna f

  1. lagoon

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective

Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Venetian laguna, Italian laguna, from Latin lacuna. Cf. also Spanish laguna. Doublet of lagoa, which was inherited from Latin, and of lacuna, which was borrowed.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

laguna f (plural lagunas)

  1. lagoon (shallow body of water separated from the sea by a bar)
    Synonym: albufeira

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

laguna f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of lagună

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laɡǔːna/
  • Hyphenation: la‧gu‧na

Noun[edit]

lagúna f (Cyrillic spelling лагу́на)

  1. lagoon

Declension[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin lacūna. Cognate with English lagoon and lacuna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈɡuna/ [laˈɣ̞u.na]
  • Rhymes: -una
  • Syllabification: la‧gu‧na

Noun[edit]

laguna f (plural lagunas)

  1. lagoon
  2. lake, pond, pool (smaller than lago but bigger than charca)
  3. lacuna, gap, hole, void
  4. shortcoming, deficiency
  5. omission
  6. (law) loophole

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