problema

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemes)

  1. problem

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemes)

  1. problem (difficulty; obstacle)
  2. problem (question; schoolwork exercise)

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pro‧ble‧ma.

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish problema, from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Noun[edit]

problema

  1. a problem; a difficulty that has to be resolved or dealt with

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for problema ni mama or problema ni papa.

Noun[edit]

problema

  1. (humorous, often offensive) the penetrating sex hand gesture, formed by making an OK sign with one hand and inserting another finger, usually the index finger, into the ring

Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish problema (problem).

Noun[edit]

problema

  1. problem

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemas)

  1. problem

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

problema (plural problemas)

  1. problem

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle), from προβάλλω (probállō, to throw or lay something in front of someone, to put forward), from prefix προ- (pro-, in front of) + βάλλω (bállō, to throw, to cast, to hurl).

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemi)

  1. problem

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

problēma n (genitive problēmatis); third declension

  1. problem, puzzle, enigma, question proposed for solution

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative problēma problēmata
genitive problēmatis problēmatum
dative problēmatī problēmatibus
accusative problēma problēmata
ablative problēmate problēmatibus
vocative problēma problēmata

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Descendants[edit]

(all are borrowings)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

problema n

  1. definite plural of problem

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

problema n

  1. definite plural of problem

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemas)

  1. problem (difficulty that has to be resolved or dealt with)
  2. problem (question to be answered)
  3. (pathology) disorder (physical or psychical malfunction)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:problema.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin problēma, from Ancient Greek πρόβλημα (próblēma, obstacle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾoˈblema/, [pɾoˈβlema]

Noun[edit]

problema m (plural problemas)

  1. problem (a difficulty that has to be dealth with)

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish problema (problem).

Noun[edit]

problema

  1. problem