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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin patria.

NounEdit

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. homeland, fatherland, motherland

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin patria (fatherland).

NounEdit

patria f (plural patrie)

  1. one's native land or country
  2. homeland, fatherland
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

patria

  1. feminine singular of patrio

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From patrius (of or pertaining to a father), from pater (father), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr. Cognate with Ancient Greek πατριά (patriá, generation, ancestry, descent, tribe, family) and πατρίς (patrís, place of one's ancestors).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈpa.tri.a/, [ˈpa.t̪ri.a]
  • (file)

NounEdit

patria f (genitive patriae); first declension

  1. country; fatherland (literally)
    • 23 BCE – 13 BCE, Horace, Odes 3.2.13:
      Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.
      Sweet and fitting it is to die for one's fatherland.
  2. home

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative patria patriae
Genitive patriae patriārum
Dative patriae patriīs
Accusative patriam patriās
Ablative patriā patriīs
Vocative patria patriae

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: pàtria
  • English: patria
  • French: patrie
  • Galician: patria
  • Italian: patria
  • Portuguese: pátria
  • Romanian: patrie
  • Spanish: patria

AdjectiveEdit

patria

  1. nominative feminine singular of patrius
  2. nominative neuter plural of patrius
  3. accusative neuter plural of patrius
  4. vocative feminine singular of patrius
  5. vocative neuter plural of patrius

AdjectiveEdit

patriā

  1. ablative feminine singular of patrius

ReferencesEdit

  • patria in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • patria in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • patria in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • patria in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to sacrifice oneself for one's country: se morti offerre pro salute patriae
    • to drive a person out of house and home: evertere aliquem bonis, fortunis patriis
    • to be (very) patriotic: patriae amantem (amantissimum) esse (Att. 9. 22)
    • to recall from exile: aliquem (in patriam) restituere
    • to return from exile: in patriam redire
    • (ambiguous) native place: urbs patria or simply patria
    • (ambiguous) to die for one's country: mortem occumbere pro patria
    • (ambiguous) to shed one's blood for one's fatherland: sanguinem suum pro patria effundere or profundere
    • (ambiguous) to sacrifice oneself for one's country: vitam profundere pro patria
    • (ambiguous) to banish a man from his native land: e patria exire iubere aliquem
    • (ambiguous) to be in exile: patria carere
  • patria in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. Obsolete spelling of pátria

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpatɾja/, [ˈpat̪ɾja]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin patria (fatherland).

NounEdit

patria f (plural patrias)

  1. homeland, fatherland, motherland
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

patria

  1. feminine singular of patrio

Further readingEdit