puerpera

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puerpera f (plural puerpere)

  1. A woman who has just given birth

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From puer (boy, child) + pariō (bear, give birth)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

puerpera f (genitive puerperae); first declension

  1. a woman in labor or in childbed, a lying-in woman

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative puerpera puerperae
genitive puerperae puerperārum
dative puerperae puerperīs
accusative puerperam puerperās
ablative puerperā puerperīs
vocative puerpera puerperae

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