genitalia

See also: genitália

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛnɪˈteɪli.ə/
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NounEdit

genitalia pl (plural only)

  1. External sex organs.
  2. (by extension) Any sex organs, whether external or internal.
  3. A collection of external sex organs.

Usage notesEdit

Not used in the singular, which theoretically would be *genitale.

SynonymsEdit

HyponymsEdit

(external sex organs):

(any sex organs):

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

  It has been requested that this entry be merged with sex organ(+).

See alsoEdit


LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

genitālia

  1. nominative neuter plural of genitālis
  2. accusative neuter plural of genitālis
  3. vocative neuter plural of genitālis

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

genitalia m pl (definite plural genitaliene)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2005; superseded by genitalier

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

genitalia n pl (definite plural genitaliaa)

  1. genitalia
    Synonym: kjønnsorgan

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin genitālia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

genitalia nvir

  1. (anatomy) genitalia (genitals or sex organs)
    Synonym: przyrodzenie

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • genitalia in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • genitalia in Polish dictionaries at PWN