See also: choreá

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek χορεία (khoreía).

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NounEdit

chorea (countable and uncountable, plural choreas or choreae or choreæ)

  1. An Ancient Greek circular dance accompanied by a chorus.
  2. (pathology) Any of the various diseases of the nervous system characterized by involuntary muscular movements of the face and extremities; St. Vitus's dance.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek χορεία (khoreía, dance; circling motion).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chorēa f (genitive chorēae); first declension

  1. (usually in the plural) A dance in a ring, round dance.
  2. (metonymically) A round dance of the circular motions of the stars.

DeclensionEdit

In prosody, chorēa is sometimes written as chorea without a macron. First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative chorēa chorēae
Genitive chorēae chorēārum
Dative chorēae chorēīs
Accusative chorēam chorēās
Ablative chorēā chorēīs
Vocative chorēa chorēae

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DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: corea
  • French: chorée
  • Italian: corea
  • Portuguese: coreia
  • Spanish: corea

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VerbEdit

chorea

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of chorear.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of chorear.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of chorear.