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English

Acacia acinacea (1)

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] acacia < Ancient Greek ἀκακία (akakia) < ἀκή (akē), point).

Noun

Singular
acacia

Plural
s

acacia (s)
  1. (botany, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A shrub or tree of a species that belongs to the genus Acacia, is believed to belong to this genus, or once belonged to the genus.
  2. (pharmacy, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The inspissated juice of several species of Acacia.
  3. (Australia) Term applied especially to the wattle tree.
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Etymology 2

Unknown

Noun

Singular
acacia

Plural
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acacia ({{{1}}})
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A roll or bag, filled with dust, borne by Byzantine emperors, as a memento of mortality. It is represented on medals.

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Dutch

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:nl:Template:lang:la derivations]] acacia or French acacia.

Pronunciation

Noun

acacia m. and f.

  1. (botany) A shrub or tree of a species that belongs to the genus Acacia, is believed to belong to this genus, or once belonged to the genus. In practice it will refer to Robinia pseudoacacia.

Latin

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ἀκακία (akakia) < ἀκή (akē), point).

Noun

acācia (genitive acāciae); f, first declension

  1. (botany) A shrub of tree of the genus Acacia.
  2. The juice of gum of this plant.
  3. vocative singular of acacia#Latin

acāciā f. [[Category:Template:lang:la noun forms|acacia]]

  1. ablative singular of acacia#Latin

Inflection

First declension (1).

Number Singular Plural
nominative acācia acāciae
genitive acāciae acāciārum
dative acāciae acāciīs
accusative acāciam acāciās
ablative acāciā acāciīs
vocative acācia acāciae

Romanian

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] acacia or French acacia.

Noun

acacia [[Category:Template:lang:ro nouns|acacia]]

  1. Shrubs or trees of the genus Acacia.

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