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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)

InflectionEdit

First declension.

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

ReferencesEdit

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

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)

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

sentina f (plural sentinas)

  1. (nautical) bilge
  2. hovel; hole