madonna

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Said to be named after the American singer Madonna.

Noun[edit]

madonna (plural madonnas)

  1. (skateboarding) A one-footed lien-to-tail trick, where the front foot is taken off and kicked out straight down behind the board.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian Madonna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmaːˈdɔ.naː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ma‧don‧na

Noun[edit]

madonna f (plural madonna's)

  1. Madonna, in particular an artistic depiction of Mary with the infant Jesus

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

madonna

  1. Madonna (picture of Virgin Mary)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of madonna (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative madonna madonnat
genitive madonnan madonnien
partitive madonnaa madonnia
illative madonnaan madonniin
singular plural
nominative madonna madonnat
accusative nom. madonna madonnat
gen. madonnan
genitive madonnan madonnien
madonnainrare
partitive madonnaa madonnia
inessive madonnassa madonnissa
elative madonnasta madonnista
illative madonnaan madonniin
adessive madonnalla madonnilla
ablative madonnalta madonnilta
allative madonnalle madonnille
essive madonnana madonnina
translative madonnaksi madonniksi
instructive madonnin
abessive madonnatta madonnitta
comitative madonnineen
Possessive forms of madonna (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person madonnani madonnamme
2nd person madonnasi madonnanne
3rd person madonnansa

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mea domina (my lady).

Noun[edit]

madonna f (plural madonne)

  1. (now chiefly historical, literary) Honorific title used to address women. [from 12th c.]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: madone
  • Greek: μαντόνα (mantóna)
    • Ottoman Turkish: منتونا(mantona, mistress, concubine)

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  • Meyer, Gustav (1892) , “Türkische Studien. I. Die griechischen und romanischen Bestandtheile im Wortschatze des Osmanisch-Türkischen”, in Sitzungsberichte der philosophisch-historischen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften (in German), volume 128, Wien: In Commission bei F. Tempsky, page 90
  • Meyer, Gustav (1892) , “Türkische Studien. I. Die griechischen und romanischen Bestandtheile im Wortschatze des Osmanisch-Türkischen”, in Sitzungsberichte der philosophisch-historischen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften (in German), volume 128, Wien: In Commission bei F. Tempsky, page 38

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian madonna.

Noun[edit]

madonna f (definite singular madonnaa, indefinite plural madonnaer, definite plural madonnaene)

  1. a Madonna (a depiction of the Virgin Mary)
  2. (chiefly definite singular) the Virgin Mary

References[edit]