manica

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See also: Manica and mãnicã

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

manica (plural manicas)

  1. manacle

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin manica.

Noun[edit]

manica f (plural maniche)

  1. sleeve, shirtsleeve
  2. (heraldry) maunch
  3. (figuratively) gang, pack

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From manus (hand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

manica f (genitive manicae); first declension

  1. long sleeve of a tunic
  2. (in the plural) manacles, handcuffs
  3. (in the plural, figuratively, nautical) a grappling-iron, used to hook enemy ships

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative manica manicae
genitive manicae manicārum
dative manicae manicīs
accusative manicam manicās
ablative manicā manicīs
vocative manica manicae

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References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “manica”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • manica in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • manica in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin