vena

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vēna. Doublet of vein.

Noun[edit]

vena (plural venae)

  1. (medicine, anatomy) vein.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vēna.

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Catalan vena, from Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

Ese[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena

  1. fire
  2. firewood

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin vēna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋenɑ/, [ˈʋe̞nɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -enɑ
  • Syllabification(key): ve‧na

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
abessive venatta venoitta
instructive venoin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of vena (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative venani venani
accusative nom. venani venani
gen. venani
genitive venani venojeni
venainirare
partitive venaani venojani
inessive venassani venoissani
elative venastani venoistani
illative venaani venoihini
adessive venallani venoillani
ablative venaltani venoiltani
allative venalleni venoilleni
essive venanani venoinani
translative venakseni venoikseni
abessive venattani venoittani
instructive
comitative venoineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative venasi venasi
accusative nom. venasi venasi
gen. venasi
genitive venasi venojesi
venaisirare
partitive venaasi venojasi
inessive venassasi venoissasi
elative venastasi venoistasi
illative venaasi venoihisi
adessive venallasi venoillasi
ablative venaltasi venoiltasi
allative venallesi venoillesi
essive venanasi venoinasi
translative venaksesi venoiksesi
abessive venattasi venoittasi
instructive
comitative venoinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative venamme venamme
accusative nom. venamme venamme
gen. venamme
genitive venamme venojemme
venaimmerare
partitive venaamme venojamme
inessive venassamme venoissamme
elative venastamme venoistamme
illative venaamme venoihimme
adessive venallamme venoillamme
ablative venaltamme venoiltamme
allative venallemme venoillemme
essive venanamme venoinamme
translative venaksemme venoiksemme
abessive venattamme venoittamme
instructive
comitative venoinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative venanne venanne
accusative nom. venanne venanne
gen. venanne
genitive venanne venojenne
venainnerare
partitive venaanne venojanne
inessive venassanne venoissanne
elative venastanne venoistanne
illative venaanne venoihinne
adessive venallanne venoillanne
ablative venaltanne venoiltanne
allative venallenne venoillenne
essive venananne venoinanne
translative venaksenne venoiksenne
abessive venattanne venoittanne
instructive
comitative venoinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative venansa venansa
accusative nom. venansa venansa
gen. venansa
genitive venansa venojensa
venainsarare
partitive venaansa venojaan
venojansa
inessive venassaan
venassansa
venoissaan
venoissansa
elative venastaan
venastansa
venoistaan
venoistansa
illative venaansa venoihinsa
adessive venallaan
venallansa
venoillaan
venoillansa
ablative venaltaan
venaltansa
venoiltaan
venoiltansa
allative venalleen
venallensa
venoilleen
venoillensa
essive venanaan
venanansa
venoinaan
venoinansa
translative venakseen
venaksensa
venoikseen
venoiksensa
abessive venattaan
venattansa
venoittaan
venoittansa
instructive
comitative venoineen
venoinensa

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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.

Further reading[edit]

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

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

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
    in vena diin the mood for
  6. lode, seam (of a mineral)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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. (figurative)
    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)
    Antonym: aorta

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • vena” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbena/ [ˈbe.na]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -ena
  • Syllabification: ve‧na

Noun[edit]

vena f (plural venas)

  1. vein

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English vein.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vena (n class, plural vena)

  1. vein