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perna

perna

See also: pernă, pērna, and pērnā

Cornish

Verb

perna

  1. (Revived Late Cornish) to buy

Finnish

Etymology

Indo-Iranian[1], cognate with Estonian põrn (spleen)

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: per‧na
  • IPA(key): /ˈpernɑ/

Noun

perna

  1. (anatomy) spleen

Declension

Inflection of perna (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative perna pernat
genitive pernan pernojen
partitive pernaa pernoja
illative pernaan pernoihin
singular plural
nominative perna pernat
accusative nom. perna pernat
gen. pernan
genitive pernan pernojen
pernainrare
partitive pernaa pernoja
inessive pernassa pernoissa
elative pernasta pernoista
illative pernaan pernoihin
adessive pernalla pernoilla
ablative pernalta pernoilta
allative pernalle pernoille
essive pernana pernoina
translative pernaksi pernoiksi
instructive pernoin
abessive pernatta pernoitta
comitative pernoineen

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Derived terms

References

  1. Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004-2005). Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja. Juva: WSOY. ISBN 951-0-27108-X.

Galician

Etymology

From Latin perna.

Noun

perna f (plural pernas)

  1. leg
  2. (anatomy) shin, the region between the knee and ankle

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Latin

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From the Proto-Indo-European *persneh₂- (heel). Cognates include the Ancient Greek πτέρνη (ptérnē), Sanskrit पार्ष्णि (pā́rṣṇi), Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌶𐌽𐌰 (fairzna, heel) and Persian پاشنه (pâšne, heel).

Noun

perna f (genitive pernae); first declension

  1. A haunch or ham together with the leg, gammon.
  2. (of animals) A thigh-bone, with the meat upon it to the knee-joint, a leg of pork, a ham or gammon of bacon.
  3. a kind of mussel
Declension

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative perna pernae
genitive pernae pernārum
dative pernae pernīs
accusative pernam pernās
ablative pernā pernīs
vocative perna pernae
Derived terms
Descendants

Etymology 2

See perula.

Noun

perna f (genitive pernae); first declension

  1. Alternative spelling of perula
Declension

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative perna pernae
genitive pernae pernārum
dative pernae pernīs
accusative pernam pernās
ablative pernā pernīs
vocative perna pernae

References


Portuguese

pernas

Etymology

From Old Portuguese perna, from Latin perna, from Proto-Indo-European *persneh₂- (heel).

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈpɛɾ.nɐ/
  • Hyphenation: per‧na

Noun

perna f (plural pernas)

  1. leg
  2. stint

Derived terms