menda

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See also: mendą, meṇḍa, and ménda

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda inan

  1. (botany) mint

Caló[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

menda

  1. I; first person singular personal pronoun, nominative case

References[edit]

  • menda” in J. Tineo Rebolledo, A Chipicalli (La Llengua Gitana), Granada: Gómez de la Cruz, 1900, →OCLC, page 61.
  • menda” in Francisco Quindalé, Diccionario gitano, Madrid: Oficina Tipográfica del Hospicio.
  • menda” in Vocabulario : Caló - Español, Portal del Flamenco y Universidad.

Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda

  1. wedding

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mend- (physical defect, fault), same source as Old Irish mennar (blemish, stain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda f (genitive mendae); first declension

  1. defect, blemish (on the body)
  2. mistake, error, blunder

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative menda mendae
Genitive mendae mendārum
Dative mendae mendīs
Accusative mendam mendās
Ablative mendā mendīs
Vocative menda mendae

Descendants[edit]

Sicilian: sminnari (from *exmendare)

References[edit]


Old Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda

  1. ram
  2. sheep

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mendoweszka.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛn.da/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

menda f

  1. (dated) pubic louse
  2. (derogatory) scum; scoundrel

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • menda in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • menda in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Caló menda.

Noun[edit]

menda m (plural mendas)

  1. (colloquial) guy, dude, geezer

Pronoun[edit]

menda

  1. yours truly, muggins
    Synonym: menda lerenda