sarcina

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See also: sarcină and Sarcina

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *serḱ- (to mend), whence also sarciō (I patch, mend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sarcina f (genitive sarcinae); first declension

  1. A package, pack
  2. (figuratively) burden, weight, sorrow
  3. (plural) baggage, luggage

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sarcina sarcinae
Genitive sarcinae sarcinārum
Dative sarcinae sarcinīs
Accusative sarcinam sarcinās
Ablative sarcinā sarcinīs
Vocative sarcina sarcinae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: sartsinã
  • Barese: sarcene
  • Istro-Romanian: sårcirĕ
  • Italian: sarcina

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