See also: Zamia

EnglishEdit

 
A zamia

EtymologyEdit

From the genus name Zamia

NounEdit

zamia (plural zamias)

  1. Any of various cycads of the genera Zamia and Macrozamia
    • 1997, Knut Norstog & Trevor J. Nicholls, The Biology of the Cycads[1], page 19:
      It was, in fact, the starchy stems that in some cases led to depletion of wild zamias in some regions of Florida.

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NounEdit

zamia m (plural zamias)

  1. zamia (cycad)

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζημία (zēmía, loss, damage), through Doric.

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NounEdit

zāmia f (genitive zāmiae); first declension

  1. hurt, injury, damage, loss

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zāmia zāmiae
Genitive zāmiae zāmiārum
Dative zāmiae zāmiīs
Accusative zāmiam zāmiās
Ablative zāmiā zāmiīs
Vocative zāmia zāmiae

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