genista

See also: Genista

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the genus name.

PronunciationEdit

  • /dʒɛˈnɪstə/

NounEdit

genista (plural genistas)

  1. (botany) Any member of the flowering plant genus Genista.

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

genista f (genitive genistae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of genesta

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative genista genistae
Genitive genistae genistārum
Dative genistae genistīs
Accusative genistam genistās
Ablative genistā genistīs
Vocative genista genistae

ReferencesEdit

  • genista in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • genista in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • genista in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

genista f (plural genistas)

  1. broom (plant)
    Synonyms: retama, hiniesta
  2. genista (plant)

Further readingEdit