See also: lúnula

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lūnula.

NounEdit

lunula (plural lunulae)

  1. Something shaped like a crescent or half-moon; especially the pale area at the base of the fingernail.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lūnula.

NounEdit

lunula

  1. (anatomy) lunula (pale area at the base of a fingernail)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of lunula (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative lunula lunulat
genitive lunulan lunuloiden
lunuloitten
partitive lunulaa lunuloita
illative lunulaan lunuloihin
singular plural
nominative lunula lunulat
accusative nom. lunula lunulat
gen. lunulan
genitive lunulan lunuloiden
lunuloitten
lunulainrare
partitive lunulaa lunuloita
inessive lunulassa lunuloissa
elative lunulasta lunuloista
illative lunulaan lunuloihin
adessive lunulalla lunuloilla
ablative lunulalta lunuloilta
allative lunulalle lunuloille
essive lunulana lunuloina
translative lunulaksi lunuloiksi
instructive lunuloin
abessive lunulatta lunuloitta
comitative lunuloineen
Possessive forms of lunula (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person lunulani lunulamme
2nd person lunulasi lunulanne
3rd person lunulansa

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin lūnula.

NounEdit

lunula f (plural lunule)

  1. lunette, half-moon, lunula

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

lūna (moon) +‎ -ula

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lūnula f (genitive lūnulae); first declension

  1. an ornament in the form of a little moon

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lūnula lūnulae
Genitive lūnulae lūnulārum
Dative lūnulae lūnulīs
Accusative lūnulam lūnulās
Ablative lūnulā lūnulīs
Vocative lūnula lūnulae

DescendantsEdit

  • English: lunule, lunula
  • French: lunule
  • Italian: lunula

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