zona

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See also: zonă, zoną, zóna, žona, żona, żoną, -zona, and Zona

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Latin zōna.

Noun[edit]

zona (plural zonas or zonae or zonæ)

  1. (sciences) A zone or band; a layer.
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona (plural zonas)

  1. A species of silverside fish (Atheriniformes), Bedotia geayi, from Madagascar, also called red-tailed silverside.

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin zōna, from Ancient Greek ζώνη (zṓnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona f (plural zones)

  1. zone

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

zona ? (plural zonas, diminutive zonake n)

  1. (medicine) shingles
    Synonym: gordelroos

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζώνη (zṓnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona m (plural zonas)

  1. shingles

Verb[edit]

zona

  1. third-person singular past historic of zoner

Further reading[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin zōna.

Noun[edit]

zona f (plural zonas)

  1. zone, area, district

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona (plural zonas)

  1. zone, region

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin zōna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona f (plural zone)

  1. a zone, area or district

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζώνη (zṓnē).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zōna f (genitive zōnae); first declension

  1. belt, girdle
    Synonym: cinctus
  2. zone

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zōna zōnae
Genitive zōnae zōnārum
Dative zōnae zōnīs
Accusative zōnam zōnās
Ablative zōnā zōnīs
Vocative zōna zōnae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: zona
  • English: zone
  • French: zone
  • Galician: zona
  • German: Zone
  • Hungarian: zóna
  • Italian: zona
  • Portuguese: zona
  • Romanian: zonă

References[edit]

  • zona in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • zona in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • zona in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • zona in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • zona in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • zona in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Lithuanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

zonà f (plural zònos) stress pattern 2

  1. zone

Declension[edit]


Northern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 8 absolute pronoun.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 10 absolute pronoun.

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish zona and Portuguese zona.

Noun[edit]

zona

  1. zone

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin zōna (girdle, zone), from Ancient Greek ζώνη (zṓnē, belt, sash, zone).

Noun[edit]

zona f (plural zonas)

  1. zone (in a broad geographic or geometric sense)
    Synonyms: área, parte
  2. area, region (part of a city or country)
    Ela mora nesta zona.She lives in this area.
    Synonym: região
  3. (Brazil, colloquial) mess
    A cozinha está uma zona!The kitchen is an absolute mess!
    Synonym: desordem
  4. (Brazil, colloquial) red light district; brothel

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

zona

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of zonar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of zonar

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona f

  1. definite nominative singular of zonă: the zone
  2. definite accusative singular of zonă: the zone

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

zóna f (Cyrillic spelling зо́на)

  1. zone, area

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zọ̑na f

  1. shudder (shiver out of anxiety, excitement etc.)
Inflection[edit]
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. zóna
gen. sing. zóne
singular dual plural
nominative zóna zóni zóne
accusative zóno zóni zóne
genitive zóne zón zón
dative zóni zónama zónam
locative zóni zónah zónah
instrumental zóno zónama zónami

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zọ̑na f

  1. Alternative spelling of cọ̑na
Inflection[edit]
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. zóna
gen. sing. zóne
singular dual plural
nominative zóna zóni zóne
accusative zóno zóni zóne
genitive zóne zón zón
dative zóni zónama zónam
locative zóni zónah zónah
instrumental zóno zónama zónami

Southern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 8 absolute pronoun.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 10 absolute pronoun.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin zōna (girdle, zone), from Ancient Greek ζώνη (zṓnē, belt, sash, zone).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zona f (plural zonas)

  1. zone, district, area
    Synonyms: área, localidad

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Xhosa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 8 absolute pronoun.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 10 absolute pronoun.

Zulu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 8 absolute pronoun.
Inflection[edit]
Stem -zo, poss. stem -zó
Full form zoná
Locative kúzo
Full form zoná
Locative kúzo
Copulative yízo
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wâzo ówâzo
Class 2 bâzo ábâzo
Class 3 wâzo ówâzo
Class 4 yâzo éyâzo
Class 5 lâzo élâzo
Class 6 âzo áwâzo
Class 7 sâzo ésâzo
Class 8 zâzo ézâzo
Class 9 yâzo éyâzo
Class 10 zâzo ézâzo
Class 11 lwâzo ólwâzo
Class 14 bâzo óbâzo
Class 15 kwâzo ókwâzo
Class 17 kwâzo ókwâzo

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronoun[edit]

zoná

  1. they, them; class 10 absolute pronoun.
Inflection[edit]
Stem -zo, poss. stem -zó
Full form zoná
Locative kúzo
Full form zoná
Locative kúzo
Copulative yízo
Possessive forms
Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wâzo ówâzo
Class 2 bâzo ábâzo
Class 3 wâzo ówâzo
Class 4 yâzo éyâzo
Class 5 lâzo élâzo
Class 6 âzo áwâzo
Class 7 sâzo ésâzo
Class 8 zâzo ézâzo
Class 9 yâzo éyâzo
Class 10 zâzo ézâzo
Class 11 lwâzo ólwâzo
Class 14 bâzo óbâzo
Class 15 kwâzo ókwâzo
Class 17 kwâzo ókwâzo

References[edit]