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See also: Manica and mãnicã

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

manica (plural manicas)

  1. manacle

ItalianEdit

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From manus (hand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

manica f (genitive manicae); first declension

  1. long sleeve of a tunic
  2. (in the plural) manacles, handcuffs
  3. (in the plural, figuratively, nautical) a grappling-iron, used to hook enemy ships

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative manica manicae
genitive manicae manicārum
dative manicae manicīs
accusative manicam manicās
ablative manicā manicīs
vocative manica manicae

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “manica”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • manica in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • manica in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin