meninge

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

meninge (plural meninges)

  1. (anatomy) meninx

Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

meninge

  1. plural of mening

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῆνιγξ (mêninx, skin, membrane; lees of wine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

meninge f (plural meninges)

  1. (anatomy) meninx

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῆνιγξ (mêninx, skin, membrane; lees of wine).

Noun[edit]

meninge f (plural meningi)

  1. (anatomy) meninx
  2. (in the plural, familiar) brains
    spremersi le meningito cudgel or rack one’s brains

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Ancient Greek μῆνιγγος (mêningos, skin, membrane; lees of wine).

Noun[edit]

meninge f (plural meninges)

  1. (anatomy) meninx (any of the three membranes enclosing the brain)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French méninge.

Noun[edit]

meninge n (plural meninge)

  1. meninges

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῆνιγξ (mêninx, skin, membrane; lees of wine) (genitive singular μήνῐγγος (mḗningos)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meˈninxe/, [meˈnĩŋ.xe]

Noun[edit]

meninge f (plural meninges)

  1. (anatomy) meninx

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]