See also: Zema, zémà, zemā, and zëma

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ζέμα (zéma).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zema n (genitive zematis); third declension

  1. cooking utensil, saucepan

DeclensionEdit

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

Case Singular Plural
Nominative zema zemata
Genitive zematis zematum
Dative zematī zematibus
Accusative zema zemata
Ablative zemate zematibus
Vocative zema zemata

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: dzamã
  • Romanian: zeamă

ReferencesEdit

  • zema in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • zema 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)
  • zema in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • zema in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

LatvianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

zema

  1. genitive singular masculine form of zems
  2. nominative singular feminine form of zems