linea

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See also: línea and lineá

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin līnea (line, thread). Doublet of line.

Noun[edit]

linea (plural lineae)

  1. (astronomy, geology) Any long marking, dark or bright, on a planet or moon's surface.
    The moons Dione and Europa have prominent lineae.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin līnea (line, thread), from līnum (flax).

Pronunciation[edit]

lìnea, IPA(key): /ˈlinea/

Noun[edit]

linea f (plural linee)

  1. line
  2. dash (Morse code symbol)

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Verb[edit]

linea

  1. third-person singular present indicative of lineare
  2. second-person singular imperative of lineare

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From līneus (flaxen; flaxen [thing]), from līnum (flax).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līnea f (genitive līneae); first declension

  1. A linen thread.
  2. Any line, thread, or string, particularly
    1. The warp and weft during weaving.
    2. A fishing line.
    3. A plumbline.
    4. A bowstring.
    5. (geometry) A geometric line.
    6. A boundary line.
    7. A line of descent, a lineage.
    8. A line of thought; an outline, a sketch.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative līnea līneae
Genitive līneae līneārum
Dative līneae līneīs
Accusative līneam līneās
Ablative līneā līneīs
Vocative līnea līneae

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Adjective[edit]

līnea

  1. inflection of līneus (flaxen):
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective[edit]

līneā

  1. ablative feminine singular of līneus

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

linea

  1. Misspelling of línea.

Verb[edit]

linea

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of linear.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of linear.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of linear.