oliva

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See also: olíva, olivă, and Oliva

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin oliva (olive).

Noun[edit]

oliva

  1. (anatomy) olivary body
    • 1998, R. Nieuwenhuys, ‎Hendrik Jan Donkelaar, ‎Charles Nicholson, The Central Nervous System of Vertebrates: With Posters (page 1562)
      The medial part of the ventral lamina forms the most rostral pole of the oliva, the dorsal lamina the most caudal one.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin olīva.

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Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olives)

  1. olive (fruit)

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Olive, from Latin olīva, from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía).[1]

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Noun[edit]

oliva f

  1. olive (fruit)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "oliva" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin olīva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Traditional) IPA(key): /oˈli.ba/
  • (Modern) IPA(key): /ɔˈli.ba/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive (fruit)

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

oliva (plural olivas)

  1. olive

Italian[edit]

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Olive (olives)

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin olīva, from Etruscan 𐌄𐌋𐌄𐌉𐌅𐌀 (eleiva) or from Proto-Greek *ἐλαίϝα (*elaíwa) (compare Mycenaean 𐀁𐀨𐀷 (e-ra-wa), Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁loiwom.

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Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olive)

  1. olive (fruit)

oliva m (invariable)

  1. olive (color)

Adjective[edit]

oliva (invariable)

  1. olive (color)

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Latin[edit]

olivae (olives)
oliva (olive tree)

Etymology[edit]

From Etruscan 𐌄𐌋𐌄𐌉𐌅𐌀 (eleiva) or from Proto-Greek *ἐλαίϝα (*elaíwa) (compare Mycenaean 𐀁𐀨𐀷 (e-ra-wa), Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁loiwom (compare Old Church Slavonic лои (loi, tallow), Old Armenian եւղ (ewł, oil)).(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

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Noun[edit]

olīva f (genitive olīvae); first declension

  1. an olive (fruit)
  2. an olive tree
  3. (poetic) an olive branch

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative olīva olīvae
Genitive olīvae olīvārum
Dative olīvae olīvīs
Accusative olīvam olīvās
Ablative olīvā olīvīs
Vocative olīva olīvae

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References[edit]

  • oliva in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • oliva in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • oliva in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

oliva

  1. Alternative form of olyve

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese oliva, from Latin olīva.

Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive tree
  2. olive (fruit)

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) uliva
  • (Surmiran) uleiva

Etymology[edit]

From Latin olīva (olive).

Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Puter, Vallader) olive (fruit)

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Olive, from Latin olīva, from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía).

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Noun[edit]

oliva f (genitive singular olivy, nominative plural olivy, genitive plural olív, declension pattern of žena)

  1. olive (fruit)

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Further reading[edit]

  • oliva in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin olīva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈliba/, [oˈliβa]

Noun[edit]

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive (fruit)
  2. olive tree
  3. owl

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