patria

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See also: pàtria and pátria

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin patria ‎(fatherland).

Adjective[edit]

patria

  1. feminine singular of patrio

Noun[edit]

patria f ‎(plural patrie)

  1. one's native land or country
  2. homeland
  3. fatherland

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From patrius ‎(of or pertaining to a father), from pater ‎(father), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr. Cognate with Ancient Greek πατριά ‎(patriá, generation, ancestry, descent, tribe, family) and πατρίς ‎(patrís, place of one's ancestors).

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Noun[edit]

patria f ‎(genitive patriae); first declension

  1. country; fatherland (literally)
    • 23 BCE – 13 BCE, Horace, Odes 3.2.13
      Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.
      Sweet and fitting it is to die for one's fatherland.
  2. home

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative patria patriae
genitive patriae patriārum
dative patriae patriīs
accusative patriam patriās
ablative patriā patriīs
vocative patria patriae

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Adjective[edit]

patria

  1. nominative feminine singular of patrius.
  2. nominative neuter plural of patrius.
  3. accusative neuter plural of patrius.
  4. vocative feminine singular of patrius.
  5. vocative neuter plural of patrius.

patriā

  1. ablative feminine singular of patrius.

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. Obsolete spelling of pátria

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin patria ‎(fatherland).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

patria f ‎(plural patrias)

  1. fatherland

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