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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin carina (keel).

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carina (plural carinas or carinae)

  1. A longitudinal ridge or projection like the keel of a boat.
  2. (botany) Part of a papilionaceous flower consisting of two petals, commonly united, which encloses the organs of fructification.
  3. (zoology) The keel of the breastbone of birds.
  4. (anatomy) Any of several features that have a projecting central ridge

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AdjectiveEdit

carina f

  1. Feminine singular of adjective carino.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱerh₂-.

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NounEdit

carīna f (genitive carīnae); first declension

  1. keel of a ship
  2. (figuratively) ship

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative carīna carīnae
Genitive carīnae carīnārum
Dative carīnae carīnīs
Accusative carīnam carīnās
Ablative carīnā carīnīs
Vocative carīna carīnae

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

car +‎ -ina, because customs was originally paid to the emperor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tsârina/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ri‧na

NounEdit

cȁrina f (Cyrillic spelling ца̏рина)

  1. customs

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