altare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin altāre, altārium.

Noun[edit]

altare m (plural altari)

  1. altar

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

altāre

  1. present active infinitive of altō

Etymology 2[edit]

Probably from adolere, influenced by altus. In Classical Latin, mainly used as plural form altaria. See other forms altār and altārium.

Noun[edit]

altare

  1. altar, fitting for burnt offerings
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Old Frisian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

altāre m, n

  1. altar

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Swedish[edit]

altare

Noun[edit]

altare n

  1. altar (flat-topped structure used for religious rites)

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