genitalia

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin genitalia, substantive use of plural of genitalis (pertaining to generation or birth).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛnɪˈteɪliə/

NounEdit

genitalia pl

  1. genital or sex organs
  2. a collection of genitals

Usage notesEdit

Not used in the singular, which theoretically would be genitalium.

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

genitālia

  1. nominative neuter plural of genitālis
  2. accusative neuter plural of genitālis
  3. vocative neuter plural of genitālis
Last modified on 15 October 2013, at 00:27