Complete Definition of "pupa"

English

Etymology
L. pupa

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-pupa.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-uːpə|-uːpə

Noun
en-noun|plpupae|pl2pupas

  1. an insect in its development stage between a larva and an adult.

Translations

Dutch: pop f
French: chrysalide nf, nymphe nf
Indonesian: kepompong
Japanese: 蛹 (さなぎ, sanagi)
Polish: kokon m, poczwarka f
Romanian: pupă f

See also
caterpillar

Category:English nouns with irregular plurals


Italian

Noun
it-noun|pup|f|a|e

  1. doll (child's toy)
  2. #English|pupa

Romanian

Etymology
L.|ro puppare

Pronunciation
IPA|[pu'pa]|lang=ro

Verb
ro-verb|1

  1. informal|transitive|or reflexive with accusative|lang=ro to kiss

Conjugation
ro-conj-a|pup

Synonyms
săruta

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