plena

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

plena ‎(countable and uncountable, plural plenas)

  1. (music, uncountable) A style of Puerto Rican music having a highly syncopated rhythm and often satirical lyrics
  2. (music, countable) A song in this style

Noun[edit]

plena

  1. plural of plenum

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

plena

  1. feminine of ple

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *plěna, *pelena ‎(thin skin, thin fabric),[1] ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pel- ‎(skin).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

plena f

  1. diaper (US), nappy (UK)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "plena" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, second edition, Academia, 1968
  2. ^ plena in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Latin plenarius, Catalan ple, French plein, Ido plena, Italian pieno, Portuguese cheio, Romanian plin, Sardinian prenu, Spanish lleno

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈplena/
  • Hyphenation: ple‧na

Adjective[edit]

plena ‎(accusative singular plenan, plural plenaj, accusative plural plenajn)

  1. full, complete
    • 1910, L. L. Zamenhof, "Proverbaro Esperanta":
      De peko kaj mizero estas plena la tero.
      The earth is full of sin and misery.

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Usage notes[edit]

-plena is used in many compounds to mean "full of", similar to the suffix -ful.


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Catalan ple, Esperanto plena, French plein, Italian pieno, Portuguese cheio, Romanian plin, Sardinian prenu, Spanish lleno.

Adjective[edit]

plena

  1. full

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Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

plena

  1. present of plenar
  2. imperative of plenar

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

plēna

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

plēnā

  1. ablative feminine singular of plenus

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

plena

  1. feminine singular of pleno

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

plena

  1. feminine singular of pleno