prosapia

See also: prosápia

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin prōsāpia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /proˈza.pja/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧sà‧pia

NounEdit

prosapia f (plural prosapie) (literary)

  1. lineage, ancestry
    Synonyms: casa, casata, casato, ceppo, dinastia, discendenza, genealogia, genia, gente, (literary) lignaggio, progenie, sangue, (literary) schiatta, stirpe

ReferencesEdit

  • prosapia in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prō- + possibly the root of serō (to sow).

NounEdit

prōsāpia f (genitive prōsāpiae); first declension

  1. stock, race, family, lineage

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōsāpia prōsāpiae
Genitive prōsāpiae prōsāpiārum
Dative prōsāpiae prōsāpiīs
Accusative prōsāpiam prōsāpiās
Ablative prōsāpiā prōsāpiīs
Vocative prōsāpia prōsāpiae

ReferencesEdit

  • prosapia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • prosapia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • prosapia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin prōsāpia

NounEdit

prosapia f (plural prosapias)

  1. lineage; ancestry; stock
    Synonyms: linaje, estirpe, alcurnia, abolengo