tipula

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Related to Latin tippula (water spider).

Noun[edit]

tipula (plural tipulas or tipulae)

  1. Any of many species of long-legged dipterous insects belonging to Tipula and allied genera; a kind of crane fly.

Translations[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tipula in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Late Latin cepulla.

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Particularly: “Compare perhaps Spanish cebolla, German Zwiebel, Italian cipolla?”

Noun[edit]

tipula ?

  1. onion

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tipu (chick) +‎ -la

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtipulɑ/, [ˈt̪ipulɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ipulɑ
  • Syllabification: ti‧pu‧la

Noun[edit]

tipula

  1. (informal) girls' school

Usage notes[edit]

Often with capital initial letter when referring to a certain girls' school.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tipula (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative tipula tipulat
genitive tipulan tipuloiden
tipuloitten
partitive tipulaa tipuloita
illative tipulaan tipuloihin
singular plural
nominative tipula tipulat
accusative nom. tipula tipulat
gen. tipulan
genitive tipulan tipuloiden
tipuloitten
tipulainrare
partitive tipulaa tipuloita
inessive tipulassa tipuloissa
elative tipulasta tipuloista
illative tipulaan tipuloihin
adessive tipulalla tipuloilla
ablative tipulalta tipuloilta
allative tipulalle tipuloille
essive tipulana tipuloina
translative tipulaksi tipuloiksi
instructive tipuloin
abessive tipulatta tipuloitta
comitative tipuloineen
Possessive forms of tipula (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person tipulani tipulamme
2nd person tipulasi tipulanne
3rd person tipulansa

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tipula f (plural tipule)

  1. crane fly (of family Tipulidae), daddy longlegs