See also: penúria

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

penuria f (plural penurie)

  1. shortage, lack, scarcity, scarceness

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From paene (almost).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pēnūria f (genitive pēnūriae); first declension

  1. want, need, scarcity

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pēnūria pēnūriae
genitive pēnūriae pēnūriārum
dative pēnūriae pēnūriīs
accusative pēnūriam pēnūriās
ablative pēnūriā pēnūriīs
vocative pēnūria pēnūriae

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • penuria in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • penuria in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • penuria” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 439

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pēnūria.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

penuria f (plural penurias)

  1. shortage, lack

SynonymsEdit