vitiligo

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See also: Vitiligo and vitíligo

English[edit]

A hand showing symptoms of vitiligo.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vitilīgō.

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Noun[edit]

vitiligo (usually uncountable, plural vitiligos)

  1. The patchy loss of skin pigmentation.
  2. (obsolete) Alphos, a form of leprosy.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋitiliɡo/, [ˈʋit̪iˌliɡo̞]
  • Hyphenation: vi‧ti‧li‧go

Noun[edit]

vitiligo

  1. vitiligo

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vitiligo (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative vitiligo vitiligot
genitive vitiligon vitiligojen
vitiligoiden
vitiligoitten
partitive vitiligoa vitiligoja
vitiligoita
illative vitiligoon vitiligoihin
singular plural
nominative vitiligo vitiligot
accusative nom. vitiligo vitiligot
gen. vitiligon
genitive vitiligon vitiligojen
vitiligoiden
vitiligoitten
partitive vitiligoa vitiligoja
vitiligoita
inessive vitiligossa vitiligoissa
elative vitiligosta vitiligoista
illative vitiligoon vitiligoihin
adessive vitiligolla vitiligoilla
ablative vitiligolta vitiligoilta
allative vitiligolle vitiligoille
essive vitiligona vitiligoina
translative vitiligoksi vitiligoiksi
instructive vitiligoin
abessive vitiligotta vitiligoitta
comitative vitiligoineen

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an unknown stem with the disease suffix -īgō. Related to vitium, but not directly derived from it on account of the l.[1]

Noun[edit]

vitilīgō f (genitive vitilīginis); third declension

  1. a skin disease
  2. leprosy

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vitilīgō vitilīginēs
Genitive vitilīginis vitilīginum
Dative vitilīginī vitilīginibus
Accusative vitilīginem vitilīginēs
Ablative vitilīgine vitilīginibus
Vocative vitilīgō vitilīginēs

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References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “vitium”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitiligo m (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) vitiligo (patchy loss of skin pigmentation)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitiligo m (plural vitiligos)

  1. vitiligo