madonna

madonna

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madonna (plural madonnas)

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Madonna.
    1. A representation of the Virgin Mary.
    2. A morally pure woman.
    3. A lady.
  • madonna-like, madonnalike

Said to be named after the American singer Madonna.

madonna (plural madonnas)

  1. (skateboarding) A one-footed lien-to-tail trick, where the front foot is taken off and kicked out straight down behind the board.

Borrowed from Italian Madonna.

  • IPA(key): /ˌmaːˈdɔ.naː/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧don‧na

madonna f (plural madonna's)

  1. Madonna, in particular an artistic depiction of Mary with the infant Jesus

From Italian madonna.

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑdonːɑ/, [ˈmɑ̝do̞nːɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑdonːɑ
  • Syllabification(key): ma‧don‧na

madonna

  1. Madonna (picture of Virgin Mary)
  2. (figuratively) Madonna (morally pure woman)
  • madonna”, in Kielitoimiston sanakirja [Dictionary of Contemporary Finnish]‎[1] (in Finnish) (online dictionary, continuously updated), Kotimaisten kielten keskuksen verkkojulkaisuja 35, Helsinki: Kotimaisten kielten tutkimuskeskus (Institute for the Languages of Finland), 2004–, retrieved 2023-07-03

From Latin mea domina (my lady).

  • IPA(key): /maˈdɔn.na/
  • Rhymes: -ɔnna
  • Hyphenation: ma‧dòn‧na

madonna f (plural madonne)

  1. (now chiefly historical, literary) honorific title used to address women [from 12th c.]

madonna

  1. (sometimes mildly vulgar, slang) express anger, astonishment, fear etc.
    Synonym: cristo
  • della madonna
  • French: madone
  • Greek: μαντόνα (mantóna)
    • Ottoman Turkish: منتونا (mantona, mistress, concubine)
  • Spanish: madona
  • Meyer, Gustav (1893) “Türkische Studien. I. Die griechischen und romanischen Bestandtheile im Wortschatze des Osmanisch-Türkischen”, in Sitzungsberichte der philosophisch-historischen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften (in German), volume 128, Wien: In Commission bei F. Tempsky, page 90
  • Meyer, Gustav (1893) “Türkische Studien. I. Die griechischen und romanischen Bestandtheile im Wortschatze des Osmanisch-Türkischen”, in Sitzungsberichte der philosophisch-historischen Classe der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften (in German), volume 128, Wien: In Commission bei F. Tempsky, page 38
  • mandano, mondana

From Italian madonna.

madonna f (definite singular madonnaa, indefinite plural madonnaer, definite plural madonnaene)

  1. a Madonna (a depiction of the Virgin Mary)
  2. (chiefly definite singular) the Virgin Mary
  • “madonna” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Borrowed from Italian madonna, from Latin mea domina.

  • IPA(key): /maˈdɔn.na/
  • Rhymes: -ɔnna
  • Syllabification: ma‧don‧na
  • Homophone: Madonna

madonna f

  1. (art, Christianity) Madonna, in particular an artistic depiction of Mary with the infant Jesus
  2. (humorous) woman of subtle, spiritual beauty
  • madonna in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • madonna in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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