nucha

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin.

Noun[edit]

nucha (plural nuchae)

  1. (medicine, zoology, anatomy) The nape or back of the neck.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic نُخَاع (nuḵāʿ, spinal marrow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nucha f (genitive nuchae); first declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) (anatomy) nape

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative nucha nuchae
genitive nuchae nuchārum
dative nuchae nuchīs
accusative nucham nuchās
ablative nuchā nuchīs
vocative nucha nuchae