See also: Benna

English edit

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benna (uncountable)

  1. (music, Antigua and Barbuda) A calypso-like genre of traditional music from Antigua and Barbuda.

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Gaulish edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Celtic *bennā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰendʰ-. Related to Old Irish buinne and Welsh ben, men (cart).

Pronunciation edit

IPA(key): /benːaː/

Noun edit

bennā f

  1. carriage

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • French: benne

Italian edit

Etymology edit

From Latin benna (carriage), from Gaulish benna (carriage).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

benna f (plural benne)

  1. bucket, grab

Latin edit

Etymology edit

From Gaulish benna.

Noun edit

benna f (genitive bennae); first declension

  1. kind of carriage

Declension edit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative benna bennae
Genitive bennae bennārum
Dative bennae bennīs
Accusative bennam bennās
Ablative bennā bennīs
Vocative benna bennae

References edit

  • benna”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • benna in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • benna in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • benna”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • benna”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • benna”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Maltese edit

Root
b-n-n
4 terms

Etymology edit

From Arabicبَنَّة(banna). Compare Moroccan Arabicبنة(banna) and Libyan Arabicبنة(banna).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

benna f (plural benniet)

  1. flavour