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syllaba

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

syllaba (plural syllabas)

  1. syllable

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek συλλαβή (sullabḗ), from σύν (sún, with, together) + λαμβάνω (lambánō, I take).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

syllaba f (genitive syllabae); first declension

  1. syllable
  2. (figuratively, in the plural) poems, verses

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative syllaba syllabae
genitive syllabae syllabārum
dative syllabae syllabīs
accusative syllabam syllabās
ablative syllabā syllabīs
vocative syllaba syllabae

DescendantsEdit