insomnia

See also: insómnia and insômnia

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin in- (without) +‎ somnus (sleep, noun) +‎ -ia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈsɒmniə/
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NounEdit

insomnia (countable and uncountable, plural insomnias)

  1. (medicine) A sleeping disorder that is known for its symptoms of unrest and the inability to sleep.
    My mother suffers from insomnia.

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From insomnis +‎ -ia.

NounEdit

īnsomnia f (genitive īnsomniae); first declension

  1. sleeplessness, insomnia
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative īnsomnia īnsomniae
Genitive īnsomniae īnsomniārum
Dative īnsomniae īnsomniīs
Accusative īnsomniam īnsomniās
Ablative īnsomniā īnsomniīs
Vocative īnsomnia īnsomniae
DescendantsEdit
  • English: insomnia
  • Italian: insonnia

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

īnsomnia

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural of īnsomnis

ReferencesEdit

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

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NounEdit

insomnia f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of insomnie