zea

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See also: Zea and ze'a

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Zea, from Latin zēa (spelt), from Ancient Greek ζειά (zeiá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡zɛa̯/, [d̪͡z̪ɛä̯]
  • Stress: zèa

Noun[edit]

zea f (plural zee)

  1. A member of the Zea taxonomic genus.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζειά (zeiá, spelt), from Proto-Indo-European *yewo-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zēa f (genitive zēae); first declension

  1. A type of grain; spelt (Triticum spelta)
  2. emmer wheat.
  3. A type of rosemary.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zēa zēae
Genitive zēae zēārum
Dative zēae zēīs
Accusative zēam zēās
Ablative zēā zēīs
Vocative zēa zēae

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Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English (sea, lake), from Proto-Germanic *saiwiz, probably from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ey-wo- (to be fierce, afflict).

Noun[edit]

zea

  1. sea