See also: hérnia and hèrnia

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin hernia (protruded viscus). See also yarn and cord.

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NounEdit

hernia (plural hernias or herniae or herniæ)

  1. (pathology) A disorder in which a part of the body protrudes abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part, especially of the abdomen.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer-. Cognates include Sanskrit हिर (hira), Ancient Greek χορδή (khordḗ), and Old English ġearn (English yarn).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hernia f (genitive herniae); first declension

  1. protruded viscus, hernia

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hernia herniae
Genitive herniae herniārum
Dative herniae herniīs
Accusative herniam herniās
Ablative herniā herniīs
Vocative hernia herniae

DescendantsEdit

All descendants are borrowed.

  • Catalan: hèrnia
  • French: hernie
  • English: hernia
  • Italian: ernia
  • Piedmontese: èrnia
  • Portuguese: hérnia
  • Romanian: hernie
  • Spanish: hernia

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SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin hernia (protruded viscus).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeɾnja/, [ˈeɾ.nja]

NounEdit

hernia f (plural hernias)

  1. (pathology) hernia

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