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enigma

See also: Enigma and enigmă

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

enigma (plural enigmas or enigmata)[1]

  1. Something or someone puzzling, mysterious or inexplicable.
  2. A riddle, or a difficult problem.

TranslationsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ enigma” listed by Dictionary.com Unabridged (v1·1)

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmes)

  1. enigma

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BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish enigma, from Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

NounEdit

enigma

  1. enigma

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmes)

  1. enigma

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

enigmo +‎ -a

AdjectiveEdit

enigma (plural enigmaj, accusative singular enigman, accusative plural enigmajn)

  1. enigmatic

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmas)

  1. enigma

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ænigma, from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma).[1]

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmi)

  1. enigma, riddle

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ enígma, enímma” listed in Dizionario Etimologico Online

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

enigma n (genitive enigmatis); third declension

  1. Alternative form of aenigma.

InflectionEdit

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative enigma enigmata
genitive enigmatis enigmatum
dative enigmatī enigmatibus
accusative enigma enigmata
ablative enigmate enigmatibus
vocative enigma enigmata

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmas)

  1. enigma

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin aenigma (riddle), from Ancient Greek αἴνιγμα (aínigma, dark saying, riddle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

enigma m (plural enigmas)

  1. enigma

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