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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Latin scopa(broom).

NounEdit

scopa ‎(plural scopae)

  1. Any of various body parts of non-parasitic bees that serve to carry pollen. In parasitic Hymenoptera it refers to a local patch of hairs, regardless of function.

Etymology 2Edit

Italian

NounEdit

scopa ‎(uncountable)

  1. (card games) A Neapolitan card game.

ItalianEdit

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From scapus(shaft)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scōpa f ‎(genitive scōpae); first declension

  1. branch of a plant
  2. (plural) broom, besom

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative scōpa scōpae
genitive scōpae scōpārum
dative scōpae scōpīs
accusative scōpam scōpās
ablative scōpā scōpīs
vocative scōpa scōpae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

VerbEdit

scōpā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of scōpō

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