linea

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See also: línea

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin līnea (line, thread).

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]

Etymology[edit]

From līnum (flax).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līnea f (genitive līneae); first declension

  1. a string, linen thread
  2. the warp and weft
  3. a fishing line
  4. a plumbline
  5. a bowstring
  6. (geometry) a line
  7. an outline, sketch
  8. boundary line
  9. (figuratively) lineage, line of descent

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līnea līneae
genitive līneae līneārum
dative līneae līneīs
accusative līneam līneās
ablative līneā līneīs
vocative līnea līneae

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Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian: linjë
  • Asturian: llinia
  • Catalan: línia
  • English: (influenced) line [English "line" is actually inherited from Germanic. Latin "linea" merely reinforced the already developing semantic shift of "rope, cord thread" -> "path".]
  • French: ligne
  • Friulian: linie

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

linea

  1. Common 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.