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See also: olíva, olivă, and Oliva

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin oliva (olive).

NounEdit

oliva

  1. (anatomy) olivary body
    • 1998, R. Nieuwenhuys, ‎Hendrik Jan Donkelaar, ‎Charles Nicholson, The Central Nervous System of Vertebrates: With Posters (page 1562)
      The medial part of the ventral lamina forms the most rostral pole of the oliva, the dorsal lamina the most caudal one.

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CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin olīva.

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oliva f (plural olives)

  1. olive (fruit)

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via German Olive, from Latin olīva, from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

oliva f

  1. olive (fruit)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "oliva" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin olīva.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Traditional) IPA(key): /oˈli.ba/
  • (Modern) IPA(key): /ɔˈli.ba/
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NounEdit

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive (fruit)

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

oliva (plural olivas)

  1. olive

ItalianEdit

 
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Olive (olives)

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin olīva, from Etruscan 𐌄𐌋𐌄𐌉𐌅𐌀 (eleiva) or from Proto-Greek *ἐλαίϝα (*elaíwa) (compare Mycenaean 𐀁𐀨𐀷 (e-ra-wa), Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁loiwom.

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NounEdit

oliva f (plural olive)

  1. olive (fruit)

oliva m (invariable)

  1. olive (color)

AdjectiveEdit

oliva (invariable)

  1. olive (color)

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LatinEdit

 
olivae (olives)
 
oliva (olive tree)

EtymologyEdit

From Etruscan 𐌄𐌋𐌄𐌉𐌅𐌀 (eleiva) or from Proto-Greek *ἐλαίϝα (*elaíwa) (compare Mycenaean 𐀁𐀨𐀷 (e-ra-wa), Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁loiwom (compare Old Church Slavonic лои (loi, tallow), Old Armenian եւղ (ewł, oil)).(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

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NounEdit

olīva f (genitive olīvae); first declension

  1. an olive (fruit)
  2. an olive tree
  3. (poetic) an olive branch

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative olīva olīvae
Genitive olīvae olīvārum
Dative olīvae olīvīs
Accusative olīvam olīvās
Ablative olīvā olīvīs
Vocative olīva olīvae

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ReferencesEdit

  • oliva in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • oliva in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • oliva in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

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NounEdit

oliva

  1. Alternative form of olyve

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese oliva, from Latin olīva.

NounEdit

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive tree
  2. olive (fruit)

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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) uliva
  • (Surmiran) uleiva

EtymologyEdit

From Latin olīva (olive).

NounEdit

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Puter, Vallader) olive (fruit)

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via German Olive, from Latin olīva, from Ancient Greek ἐλαία (elaía).

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oliva f (genitive singular olivy, nominative plural olivy, genitive plural olív, declension pattern of žena)

  1. olive (fruit)

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Further readingEdit

  • oliva in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin olīva.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oˈliba/, [oˈliβa]

NounEdit

oliva f (plural olivas)

  1. olive (fruit)
  2. olive tree
  3. owl

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