See also: amică

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈmi.ka/
  • Rhymes: -ika
  • Hyphenation: a‧mì‧ca

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin amīca (friend).

NounEdit

amica f (plural amiche)

  1. female equivalent of amico
  2. girlfriend

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

amica

  1. feminine singular of amico

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

amica

  1. inflection of amicarsi:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit

  • amica in Collins Italian-English Dictionary

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

amīca f (genitive amīcae, masculine amīcus); first declension

  1. a female friend
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative amīca amīcae
Genitive amīcae amīcārum
Dative amīcae amīcīs
Accusative amīcam amīcās
Ablative amīcā amīcīs
Vocative amīca amīcae
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Asturian: amiga
  • Catalan: amiga
  • Dalmatian: amaica
  • French: amie
  • Friulian: amie
  • Galician: amiga
  • Italian: amica
  • Old Piedmontese: amia
  • Portuguese: amiga
  • Romansch: amia
  • Spanish: amiga

ReferencesEdit

  • amica”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amica”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • amica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

amīca

  1. inflection of amīcus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

AdjectiveEdit

amīcā

  1. ablative feminine singular of amīcus

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

amica

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of amică

SicilianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin amīca (friend). Compare Italian amica.

NounEdit

amica f (plural amichi, masculine amicu)

  1. female equivalent of amicu (friend)