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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

NounEdit

idioma m (plural idiomes)

  1. language

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CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

NounEdit

idioma m (plural idiomes)

  1. language

SynonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

NounEdit

idioma m (plural idiomi)

  1. (language) language, tongue, idiom

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

idiōma n (genitive idiōmatis); third declension

  1. idiom (style of language)

DeclensionEdit

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative idiōma idiōmata
genitive idiōmatis idiōmatum
dative idiōmatī idiōmatibus
accusative idiōma idiōmata
ablative idiōmate idiōmatibus
vocative idiōma idiōmata

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ReferencesEdit

  • ĭdĭōma in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ĭdĭōma” on page 766/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • idioma in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 19.04.04) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • idiōma” on page 820/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976), “idioma”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (in Latin), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 508/1

PapiamentuEdit

NounEdit

idioma

  1. language

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

idioma m (plural idiomas)

  1. language (form of communication using words and structured with grammar)
    O idioma português.
    The Portuguese language.

Usage notesEdit

When referring to language as a general concept or as a programming language, linguagem is used rather than idioma. Idioma often refers specifically to the language used by a nation or people, in many cases the official language of that entity.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin idioma, from Ancient Greek ἰδίωμα (idíōma, peculiarity; idiom).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

idioma m (plural idiomas)

  1. A language
    El idioma español.
    The Spanish language

Usage notesEdit

  • For the particular use of language, as well as programming languages, lenguaje is used rather than idioma.

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