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EtymologyEdit

From Latin, borrowed from Ancient Greek σμῆγμα (smêgma), alternative form of σμῆμα (smêma, soap, detergent), from σμάω (smáō, I wipe, clean).

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smegma (countable and uncountable, plural smegmas)

  1. A whitish sebaceous secretion that collects between the glans penis and foreskin or in the vulva.
    • 1979, J.G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company, chapter 30:
      I saw Mrs St Cloud wander happily through the flower-filled streets, her belly smeared with smegma, breasts bruised by the hands of boys.

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  • smegma” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019. [1]

DanishEdit

NounEdit

smegma n (singular definite smegmaet, not used in plural form)

  1. smegma

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin smēgma, from Ancient Greek σμῆγμα (smêgma).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsmɛx.maː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: smeg‧ma

NounEdit

smegma n (uncountable)

  1. smegma

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsmeɡmɑ/, [ˈs̠me̞ɡmɑ]
  • Hyphenation: smeg‧ma

NounEdit

smegma

  1. smegma

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of smegma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative smegma smegmat
genitive smegman smegmojen
partitive smegmaa smegmoja
illative smegmaan smegmoihin
singular plural
nominative smegma smegmat
accusative nom. smegma smegmat
gen. smegman
genitive smegman smegmojen
smegmainrare
partitive smegmaa smegmoja
inessive smegmassa smegmoissa
elative smegmasta smegmoista
illative smegmaan smegmoihin
adessive smegmalla smegmoilla
ablative smegmalta smegmoilta
allative smegmalle smegmoille
essive smegmana smegmoina
translative smegmaksi smegmoiksi
instructive smegmoin
abessive smegmatta smegmoitta
comitative smegmoineen

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FrenchEdit

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smegma m (plural smegmas)

  1. smegma

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ReferencesEdit

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek σμῆγμα (smêgma), alternative spelling of σμῆμα (smêma, soap, detergent), from σμάω (smáō, I wipe, clean).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

smēgma n (genitive smēgmatis); third declension

  1. ointment

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative smēgma smēgmata
Genitive smēgmatis smēgmatum
Dative smēgmatī smēgmatibus
Accusative smēgma smēgmata
Ablative smēgmate smēgmatibus
Vocative smēgma smēgmata

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