See also: Zea and zèa

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

zea

  1. absolutive singular of ze

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From translingual Zea, from Latin zēa (spelt), from Ancient Greek ζειά (zeiá).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): */ˈd͡zɛ.a/
  • Hyphenation: zè‧a

NounEdit

zea f (plural zee)

  1. a member of the Zea taxonomic genus

Derived termsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζειά (zeiá, spelt), from Proto-Indo-European *yewo-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zēa f (genitive zēae); first declension

  1. A type of grain; spelt (Triticum spelta)
  2. emmer wheat.
  3. A type of rosemary.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zēa zēae
Genitive zēae zēārum
Dative zēae zēīs
Accusative zēam zēās
Ablative zēā zēīs
Vocative zēa zēae

DescendantsEdit

  • English: zein
  • Translingual: Zea

ReferencesEdit

  • zea in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • zea in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • zea in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

zea f (plural zele)

  1. Alternative form of za

YolaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English see, from Old English (sea, lake), from Proto-Germanic *saiwiz, probably from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ey-wo- (to be fierce, afflict).

NounEdit

zea

  1. sea
    • 1867, GLOSSARY OF THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY:
      Th' mucha zea sthroan; Zea greoun.
      The great sea-strand; Sea ground

ReferencesEdit

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith