orgia

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

orgia (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. orgy

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin orgia, ultimately from Ancient Greek ὄργια (órgia).

Noun[edit]

orgia f (plural orge or orgie)

  1. (sex) orgy

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὄργια (órgia).

Noun[edit]

orgia

  1. a nocturnal festival in honor of Bacchus, accompanied by wild bacchanalian cries; the feast or orgies of Bacchus
  2. (in general) any secret frantic revels, orgies

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References[edit]

  • orgia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “orgia”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • orgia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • orgia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • orgia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

orgia f (plural orgias)

  1. orgy