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VerbEdit

defensa

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of defensar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of defensar

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Nominalization of the feminine form of the perfect passive participle of defendo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dēfensa f (genitive dēfensae); first declension (Late Latin)

  1. defense, protection

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dēfensa dēfensae
genitive dēfensae dēfensārum
dative dēfensae dēfensīs
accusative dēfensam dēfensās
ablative dēfensā dēfensīs
vocative dēfensa dēfensae

DescendantsEdit

ParticipleEdit

dēfensa

  1. nominative feminine singular of dēfensus
  2. nominative neuter plural of dēfensus
  3. accusative neuter plural of dēfensus
  4. vocative feminine singular of dēfensus
  5. vocative neuter plural of dēfensus

dēfensā

  1. ablative feminine singular of dēfensus

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin defensa (bounded, defended). Doublet of dehesa, which was inherited.

NounEdit

defensa f (plural defensas)

  1. defense
  2. retaining wall
  3. (automotive) bumper

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

defensa m (plural defensas)

  1. (sports) back

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