scivola

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Etymology[edit]

Compound of scii (to know) +‎ voli (to want) +‎ -a (adjective ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /st͡siˈvola/
  • Hyphenation: sci‧vo‧la
  • Rhymes: -ola

Adjective[edit]

scivola (accusative singular scivolan, plural scivolaj, accusative plural scivolajn)

  1. curious, inquisitive
    • 1908 October, Julian Sturĝis, "La rikoltado ke la pecoj", in Lingvo Internacia, vol. 13, issue 10, page 457.
      Mi scias, ke tio ne estas mia afero, sed mi estas scivola pri vi.
      I know that is not my business, but I am curious about you.

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Verb[edit]

scivola

  1. third-person singular present indicative of scivolare
  2. second-person singular imperative of scivolare

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