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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek σπογγιά (spongiá), from σπόγγος (spóngos). Doublet of fungus.

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NounEdit

spongia f (genitive spongiae); first declension

  1. A sponge.
  2. (by extension) pumice, or other things resembling a sponge.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative spongia spongiae
Genitive spongiae spongiārum
Dative spongiae spongiīs
Accusative spongiam spongiās
Ablative spongiā spongiīs
Vocative spongia spongiae

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