sentina

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sentina.

NounEdit

sentina f (plural sentine)

  1. (nautical) bilge (lowest part of a ship)

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *semtīna, from Proto-Indo-European *semH- (to scoop).[1] Cognate with Proto-Celtic *semeti (to pour) (compare Middle Welsh gwehynnu (to pour), Old Breton douohinnom (drained)), Lithuanian sémti (to pump, scoop), and possibly Ancient Greek ἀμάομαι (amáomai, to draw (milk)).[2][3] Compare also Ancient Greek ἀντλία (antlía), ἄντλος (ántlos, bilgewater).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sentīna f (genitive sentīnae); first declension[4][5][6][7]

  1. (nautical) bilgewater
  2. dregs (of society)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sentīna sentīnae
Genitive sentīnae sentīnārum
Dative sentīnae sentīnīs
Accusative sentīnam sentīnās
Ablative sentīnā sentīnīs
Vocative sentīna sentīnae

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel, “sentīna”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008, →ISBN, page 554
  2. ^ Matasović, Ranko, “*sem-o-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, 2009, →ISBN, page 330
  3. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P., “ἀμάωμαι”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2010, →ISBN, page 82
  4. ^ sentina in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  5. ^ sentina in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  6. ^ sentina in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  7. ^ sentina in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sentina

NounEdit

sentina f (plural sentinas)

  1. (nautical) bilge (lowest part of a ship)
  2. toilet (device for depositing human waste and flushing it away)
    Synonyms: vaso sanitário, privada, retrete, sanita

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

sentina f (plural sentinas)

  1. (nautical) bilge
  2. hovel; hole