collega

See also: col·lega

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin collēga.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɔˈleː.ɣaː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: col‧le‧ga
  • Rhymes: -eːɣaː

NounEdit

collega m or f (plural collega's or collegae, diminutive collegaatje n)

  1. colleague

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DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: koléga

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin collēga.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

collega m or f (masculine plural colleghi, feminine plural colleghe)

  1. colleague

ReferencesEdit

  • collega in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kolˈle.ɡa/, /kolˈlɛ.ɡa/[1]
  • Rhymes: -eɡa, -ɛɡa
  • Hyphenation: col‧lé‧ga, col‧lè‧ga

VerbEdit

collega

  1. inflection of collegare:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person singular imperative

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 collega in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From con- +‎ lēgō (appoint).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

collēga m (genitive collēgae); first declension

  1. a partner (in office), colleague
  2. (by extension) associate, companion, fellow, colleague

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative collēga collēgae
Genitive collēgae collēgārum
Dative collēgae collēgīs
Accusative collēgam collēgās
Ablative collēgā collēgīs
Vocative collēga collēgae

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

collega m or f (plural collegas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of colega