menda

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See also: ménda and meṇḍa

Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda

  1. (botany) mint

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

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative menda mendae
genitive mendae mendārum
dative mendae mendīs
accusative mendam mendās
ablative mendā mendīs
vocative menda mendae

References[edit]

  • menda in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • menda in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “menda”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • menda” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)

Old Javanese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda

  1. ram
  2. sheep

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈmɛn.da/

Noun[edit]

menda f

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

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

menda m (plural mendas)

  1. (colloquial) guy, dude, geezer

Pronoun[edit]

menda

  1. yours truly, muggins