penultima

See also: penúltima

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin, from pēnultimus, paenultimus (the last but one).

NounEdit

penultima (plural penultimas)

  1. of or belonging to the next to the last syllable in a word

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ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

penultima

  1. feminine singular of penultimo

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Adjective 1Edit

pēnultima

  1. inflection of pēnultimus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective 2Edit

pēnultimā

  1. ablative feminine singular of pēnultimus

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin paenultima (syllaba).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

penultima c

  1. (linguistics, poetry) second to last syllable in a word; penult

DeclensionEdit

Declension of penultima 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative penultima penultiman penultimor penultimorna
Genitive penultimas penultimans penultimors penultimornas

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