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See also vagína, vágina, and Vagina

English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] uāgīna (sheath).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
vagina

Plural
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  1. (anatomy) The passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus in female mammals.
  2. (zoology) A similar part in some invertebrates.
  3. (botany) A sheath-like structure, such as the leaf of a grass that surrounds a stem.
  4. (colloquial) The vulva.

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Italian

Noun

vagina f. (plural vagine)

  1. (anatomy) vagina

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Latin

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Pronunciation 1

Noun

vāgīna (genitive vāgīnae); f, first declension

  1. sheath, scabbard
    Mitte gladium in vaginam.
    Put the sword into [its] sheath.
    Gladium vāgina proripere.
    To draw a sword from the sheath hastily.
  2. covering, sheath, holder of any thing
    Omnia principalia viscera membranis propriis ac velut vaginis inclusit natura.
    Cremato eo (corpore), inimici ... remeanti animae veluti vaginam ademerint.
  3. sheath of an ear of grain, etc., the hull, husk
  4. female vagina
  5. sheath of a claw, in cats
  6. vocative singular of vagina
Inflection
Number Singular Plural
nominative vāgīna vāgīnae
genitive vāgīnae vāgīnārum
dative vāgīnae vāgīnīs
accusative vāgīnam vāgīnās
ablative vāgīnā vāgīnīs
vocative vāgīna vāgīnae

Pronunciation 2

Noun

vāgīnā f.

  1. ablative singular of vagina

Spanish

Noun

vagina f. (plural vaginas)

Singular
vagina f.

Plural
vaginas f.

  1. vagina

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