ruina

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruina f

  1. ruin

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

ruina

  1. third-person singular past historic of ruiner

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ruˈina/, [r̺uˈiː.n̺a]
  • Hyphenation: ru‧i‧na

Noun[edit]

ruina f ‎(plural ruine)

  1. Archaic form of rovina.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ruō ‎(I collapse).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruīna f ‎(genitive ruīnae); first declension

  1. a falling down, collapse, ruin, destruction
  2. ruins, debris

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ruīna ruīnae
genitive ruīnae ruīnārum
dative ruīnae ruīnīs
accusative ruīnam ruīnās
ablative ruīnā ruīnīs
vocative ruīna ruīnae

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References[edit]

  • ruina in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ruina in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ruina” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the house threatens to fall in (vid. sect. X. 5, note 'Threaten'...): domus ruina impendet
    • the house suddenly fell in ruins: domus subita ruina collapsa est
    • a breach: iter ruina patefactum
    • a breach: patentia ruinis (vid. XII. 1, note ruina...)

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruina f

  1. ruin

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin ruinare, French ruiner.

Verb[edit]

a ruina ‎(third-person singular present ruinează, past participle ruinat1st conj.

  1. to ruin

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruina f ‎(plural ruinas)

  1. ruin, decay, wreck (also figurative)
  2. decline, downfall
  3. (plural) ruins

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Verb[edit]

ruina

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of ruinar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of ruinar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of ruinar.