matica

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mâtitsa/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ti‧ca

Noun[edit]

mȁtica f (Cyrillic spelling ма̏тица)

  1. queen (insects)
  2. source, home (figuratively)
  3. mainstream (also figuratively)
  4. registry, record book
  5. nut, fastener (piece of metal)

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mať, related to Sanskrit mātr, mother.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

matica f (genitive singular matice, nominative plural matice, genitive plural matíc, declension pattern of ulica)

  1. matrix
  2. nut (hardware)
  3. fraternal organization

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • matica in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mȃtica f

  1. queen (insects)
  2. home base (central unit of organisation)
  3. nut (piece of metal)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. mática
gen. sing. mátice
singular dual plural
nominative mática mátici mátice
accusative mático mátici mátice
genitive mátice mátic mátic
dative mátici máticama máticam
locative mátici máticah máticah
instrumental mático máticama máticami