EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vēna. Doublet of vein.

NounEdit

vena (plural venae)

  1. (medicine, anatomy) Vein.

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vēna.

NounEdit

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan vena, from Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vena f (plural venes)

  1. vein

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EseEdit

NounEdit

vena

  1. fire
  2. firewood

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin vēna.

NounEdit

vena

  1. (anatomy) vein (blood vessel that transports blood from the capillaries back to the heart)

Usage notesEdit

The term vena is only used by experts in scientific or medical context.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of vena (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative vena venat
genitive venan venojen
partitive venaa venoja
illative venaan venoihin
singular plural
nominative vena venat
accusative nom. vena venat
gen. venan
genitive venan venojen
venainrare
partitive venaa venoja
inessive venassa venoissa
elative venasta venoista
illative venaan venoihin
adessive venalla venoilla
ablative venalta venoilta
allative venalle venoille
essive venana venoina
translative venaksi venoiksi
instructive venoin
abessive venatta venoitta
comitative venoineen
Possessive forms of vena (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person venani venamme
2nd person venasi venanne
3rd person venansa

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IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin vēna (vein).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈvɛna]
  • Hyphenation: vè‧na

NounEdit

vena (plural vena-vena, first-person possessive venaku, second-person possessive venamu, third-person possessive venanya)

  1. (medicine) vein, a blood vessel that transports blood from the capillaries back to the heart.

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈve.na/
  • Rhymes: -ena
  • Hyphenation: vé‧na

NounEdit

vena f (plural vene)

  1. (anatomy, botany, zoology) vein (all senses)
  2. grain (of wood)
  3. talent, aptitude, gift, bent
  4. inspiration
  5. inclination, desire
  6. lode, seam (of a mineral)

Usage notesEdit

In vena di... In the mood for...

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

vena

  1. inflection of venare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin[1]; proposed derivations include:

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vēna f (genitive vēnae); first declension

  1. (anatomy) a vein, blood vessel
    1. an artery
  2. (transferred sense, of things that resemble a vein)
    1. a watercourse
    2. a vein of metals
    3. (anatomy) the urinary passage
    4. a vein or streak of wood or stone
    5. a row of trees in a garden
    6. (anatomy) the penis
  3. (figuratively)
    1. strength
    2. the interior, the innate or natural quality or nature of something; the innermost feelings, spring, pulse
    3. one's natural bent, genius, disposition, vein
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InflectionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vēna vēnae
Genitive vēnae vēnārum
Dative vēnae vēnīs
Accusative vēnam vēnās
Ablative vēnā vēnīs
Vocative vēna vēnae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vena in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vena in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vena in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “vena”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 746

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

vena f or m

  1. definite feminine singular of vene

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse veina, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

VerbEdit

vēna

  1. to wail, to lament

ConjugationEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin vēna.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋěːna/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧na

NounEdit

véna f (Cyrillic spelling ве́на)

  1. (anatomy, botany, zoology) vein (all senses)

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vena” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish vena, from Latin vēna, of uncertain Proto-Indo-European origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbena/, [ˈbe.na]
  • (file)

NounEdit

vena f (plural venas)

  1. vein

Derived termsEdit

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