tipula

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Related to Latin tippula, a 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 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

tipula

  1. onion

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tipu ‎(chick) +‎ -la

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ti‧pu‧la
  • IPA(key): /ˈtipulɑ/

Noun[edit]

tipula

  1. (informal) 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

Usage notes[edit]

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

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tipula f ‎(plural tipule)

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