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See also: Domina, dominá, and dominà

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin domina (mistress). Doublet of dame.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

domina (plural dominas)

  1. The head of a nunnery.
    • 1796, Matthew Lewis, The Monk, Folio Society 1985, page 29:
      Each of the nuns was heard in her turn, while the others waited with the domina in the adjoining vestry.
  2. A dominatrix.
    • 1997, Rosemary Hennessy, Chrys Ingraham, Materialist feminism: a reader in class, difference, and women's lives (page 294)
      Instead, Social Text "tarts up" the issue of sex work with sexy photos of dominas and cross-dressers, replicating, in a slightly more self-conscious and progressive way, the nineteenth-century exoticization []
    • 2004, Pamela Church Gibson, More dirty looks: gender, pornography and power
      Dominas therefore stress the emotional and physical skill, as well as the dangers, involved in commercial S/M []

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VerbEdit

domina

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

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

domina

  1. (BDSM) domina, domme, dominatrix (dominant female in sadomasochistic practices)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of domina (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative domina dominat
genitive dominan dominoiden
dominoitten
partitive dominaa dominoita
illative dominaan dominoihin
singular plural
nominative domina dominat
accusative nom. domina dominat
gen. dominan
genitive dominan dominoiden
dominoitten
dominainrare
partitive dominaa dominoita
inessive dominassa dominoissa
elative dominasta dominoista
illative dominaan dominoihin
adessive dominalla dominoilla
ablative dominalta dominoilta
allative dominalle dominoille
essive dominana dominoina
translative dominaksi dominoiksi
instructive dominoin
abessive dominatta dominoitta
comitative dominoineen

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VerbEdit

domina

  1. third-person singular past historic of dominer

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Feminine of dominus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdo.mi.na/, [ˈdɔ.mɪ.na]
  • (file)

NounEdit

domina f (genitive dominae); first declension

  1. lady or mistress of the house

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative domina dominae
Genitive dominae dominārum
Dative dominae dominīs
Accusative dominam dominās
Ablative dominā dominīs
Vocative domina dominae

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

domina

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of dominar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of dominar

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin dominari, French dominer.

VerbEdit

a domina (third-person singular present domină, past participle dominat1st conj.

  1. to dominate

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

domina

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