amnesia

See also: amnésia and amnèsia

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From modified Latin amnesia, from Ancient Greek ἀμνησία (amnēsía, forgetfulness), a noun derivation from μιμνήσκω (mimnḗskō, to remind, to remember) prefixed with the alpha privative.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Canada) IPA(key): /ˌæmˈniʒə/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /æmˈniːʒə/, /æmˈniːz.i.ə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːʒə

NounEdit

amnesia (countable and uncountable, plural amnesias or amnesiæ)

  1. (pathology) Loss of memory; forgetfulness.
  2. (figurative) Forgetfulness.
    a state of cultural amnesia

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀμνησία (amnēsía, forgetfulness).

NounEdit

amnesia

  1. amnesia

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of amnesia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative amnesia amnesiat
genitive amnesian amnesioiden
amnesioitten
partitive amnesiaa amnesioita
illative amnesiaan amnesioihin
singular plural
nominative amnesia amnesiat
accusative nom. amnesia amnesiat
gen. amnesian
genitive amnesian amnesioiden
amnesioitten
amnesiainrare
partitive amnesiaa amnesioita
inessive amnesiassa amnesioissa
elative amnesiasta amnesioista
illative amnesiaan amnesioihin
adessive amnesialla amnesioilla
ablative amnesialta amnesioilta
allative amnesialle amnesioille
essive amnesiana amnesioina
translative amnesiaksi amnesioiksi
instructive amnesioin
abessive amnesiatta amnesioitta
comitative amnesioineen
Possessive forms of amnesia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person amnesiani amnesiamme
2nd person amnesiasi amnesianne
3rd person amnesiansa

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀμνησία (amnēsía, forgetfulness).

PronunciationEdit

  • [amneˈziːa]

NounEdit

amnesia f (plural amnesie)

  1. amnesia

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SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀμνησία (amnēsía, forgetfulness).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /amˈnesja/, [ãmˈnesja]

NounEdit

amnesia f (plural amnesias)

  1. amnesia

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