stigma

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English[edit]

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A stigma of a flower

Alternative forms[edit]

  • stigmat (Anglicised long stem)
  • stigme (Anglicised short stem, obsolete, rare)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stigma, from Ancient Greek στίγμα (stígma, brand), from στίζω (stízō, I mark)

Noun[edit]

stigma (plural stigmata or stigmas)

  1. A mark of infamy or disgrace.
  2. A scar or birthmark.
  3. (botany) The sticky part of a flower that receives pollen during pollination.
  4. a ligature of the Greek letters sigma and tau, (Ϛ/ϛ).

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek στίγμα (stígma, brand).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stiːma/, [ˈsd̥iːma] or IPA(key): /stikma/, [ˈsd̥iɡ̊ma]

Noun[edit]

stigma n (singular definite stigmaet, plural indefinite stigmata)

  1. stigma

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

stigma

  1. stigma

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Inflection of stigma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative stigma stigmat
genitive stigman stigmojen
partitive stigmaa stigmoja
illative stigmaan stigmoihin
singular plural
nominative stigma stigmat
accusative nom.? stigma stigmat
gen. stigman
genitive stigman stigmojen
stigmainrare
partitive stigmaa stigmoja
inessive stigmassa stigmoissa
elative stigmasta stigmoista
illative stigmaan stigmoihin
adessive stigmalla stigmoilla
ablative stigmalta stigmoilta
allative stigmalleˣ stigmoilleˣ
essive stigmana stigmoina
translative stigmaksi stigmoiksi
instructive stigmoin
abessive stigmatta stigmoitta
comitative stigmoineen

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek στίγμα (stígma, brand)

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Noun[edit]

stigma m (plural stigmas)

  1. stigma (Greek letter)
    Contrairement à ce que l'œil pourrait laisser croire, stigma n'est pas un sigma final grec : en effet, c'est l'évolution de la ligature d'un sigma lunaire avec un tau.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

stigma m (plural stigmi)

  1. stigma (all senses)

stigma m, f (invariable)

  1. stigma (Greek ligature)

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From the Ancient Greek στίγμα (stígma).

Noun[edit]

stigma n (genitive stigmatis); third declension

  1. brand (burned mark, especially on a slave)
Declension[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative stigma stigmata
genitive stigmatis stigmatum
dative stigmatī stigmatibus
accusative stigma stigmata
ablative stigmate stigmatibus
vocative stigma stigmata
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Etymology 2[edit]

Collateral form of stemma.

Noun[edit]

stigma n (genitive stigmatis); third declension

  1. medieval spelling of stemma
Declension[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative stigma stigmata
genitive stigmatis stigmatum
dative stigmatī stigmatibus
accusative stigma stigmata
ablative stigmate stigmatibus
vocative stigma stigmata

References[edit]

  • 2. stigma” on page 991/2 of Jan Frederik Niermeyer’s Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (1976)

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

stigma n

  1. a stigma
    att ha många barn har gått från stigma till status
    to have many children has gone from stigma to status

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