cannabis

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Borrowed from Latin cannabis (hemp), from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis). See there for more. Doublet of canvas and hemp.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkænəbɪs/
  • (file)

NounEdit

cannabis (countable and uncountable, plural cannabises)

 
Cannabis sativa
  1. A tall annual dioecious plant (Cannabis, especially Cannabis sativa), native to central Asia and having alternate, palmately divided leaves and tough bast fibers.
    Synonyms: hemp, marijuana
    Hyponyms: Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica, Cannabis ruderalis
  2. A mildly euphoriant or sedating, intoxicating hallucinogenic drug prepared from various parts of this plant.
    Synonyms: bhang, dope, ganja, grass, marijuana, string, THC, weed
  3. The purified and decarboxylated resin of the cannabis plant used for medicinal purposes rather than for any intoxicating effects.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: cannabas
  • Welsh: canabis

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cannabis, from Ancient Greek κάννᾰβῐς (kánnabis).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑ.naːˌbɪs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: can‧na‧bis

NounEdit

cannabis f (uncountable)

  1. cannabis, plant of the genus Cannabis, especially Cannabis sativa or Cannabis indica
    Synonyms: cannabisplant, hennep, hennepplant, wietplant
  2. cannabis, a drug made from parts of this plant
    Synonyms: hennep, wiet

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cannabis, itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis). Doublet of chanvre.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cannabis m (uncountable)

  1. cannabis

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis). See there for more.

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NounEdit

cannabis f (genitive cannabis); third declension

  1. hemp
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem, accusative singular in -im, ablative singular in -e or ).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cannabis cannabēs
Genitive cannabis cannabium
Dative cannabī cannabibus
Accusative cannabim cannabēs
cannabīs
Ablative cannabe
cannabī
cannabibus
Vocative cannabis cannabēs
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cannabīs

  1. dative/ablative plural of cannabum

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cannabīs

  1. dative/ablative plural of cannaba

ReferencesEdit

  • cannabis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cannabis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cannabis, from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis).

NounEdit

cannabis m (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) cannabis

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cannabis, from Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis). See also cáñamo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kanˈnabis/, [kãnˈna.β̞is]

NounEdit

cannabis m (uncountable)

  1. cannabis

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cannabis.

NounEdit

cannabis c

  1. cannabis; Cannabis sativa
  2. cannabis; a recreational drug

DeclensionEdit

Declension of cannabis 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative cannabis cannabisen
Genitive cannabis cannabisens