vena

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vēna. Doublet of vein.

Noun[edit]

vena (plural venae)

  1. (medicine, anatomy) Vein.

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vēna.

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan vena, from Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

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Ese[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena

  1. fire
  2. firewood

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin vēna.

Noun[edit]

vena

  1. (anatomy) vein (blood vessel that transports blood from the capillaries back to the heart)

Usage notes[edit]

The term vena is only used by experts in scientific or medical context.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vena (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative vena venat
genitive venan venojen
partitive venaa venoja
illative venaan venoihin
singular plural
nominative vena venat
accusative nom. vena venat
gen. venan
genitive venan venojen
venainrare
partitive venaa venoja
inessive venassa venoissa
elative venasta venoista
illative venaan venoihin
adessive venalla venoilla
ablative venalta venoilta
allative venalle venoille
essive venana venoina
translative venaksi venoiksi
instructive venoin
abessive venatta venoitta
comitative venoineen
Possessive forms of vena (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person venani venamme
2nd person venasi venanne
3rd person venansa

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin vēna (vein).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛna]
  • Hyphenation: vè‧na

Noun[edit]

vena (plural vena-vena, first-person possessive venaku, second-person possessive venamu, third-person possessive venanya)

  1. (medicine) vein, a blood vessel that transports blood from the capillaries back to the heart.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈve.na/
  • Rhymes: -ena
  • Hyphenation: vé‧na

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural vene)

  1. (anatomy, botany, zoology) vein (all senses)
  2. grain (of wood)
  3. talent, aptitude, gift, bent
  4. inspiration
  5. inclination, desire
  6. lode, seam (of a mineral)

Usage notes[edit]

In vena di... In the mood for...

Derived terms[edit]

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Verb[edit]

vena

  1. inflection of venare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin[1]; proposed derivations include:

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vēna f (genitive vēnae); first declension

  1. (anatomy) a vein, blood vessel
    1. an artery
  2. (transferred sense, of things that resemble a vein)
    1. a watercourse
    2. a vein of metals
    3. (anatomy) the urinary passage
    4. a vein or streak of wood or stone
    5. a row of trees in a garden
    6. (anatomy) the penis
  3. (figuratively)
    1. strength
    2. the interior, the innate or natural quality or nature of something; the innermost feelings, spring, pulse
    3. one's natural bent, genius, disposition, vein
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Inflection[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vēna vēnae
Genitive vēnae vēnārum
Dative vēnae vēnīs
Accusative vēnam vēnās
Ablative vēnā vēnīs
Vocative vēna vēnae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • vena in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vena in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vena in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “vena”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 746

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena f or m

  1. definite feminine singular of vene

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse veina, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

Verb[edit]

vēna

  1. to wail, to lament

Conjugation[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin vēna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋěːna/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧na

Noun[edit]

véna f (Cyrillic spelling ве́на)

  1. (anatomy, botany, zoology) vein (all senses)

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • vena” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish vena, from Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbena/, [ˈbe.na]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venas)

  1. vein

Derived terms[edit]

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