auditorium

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin audītōrium, from audītōrius (pertaining to hearing).

Noun[edit]

auditorium (plural auditoriums or auditoria)

  1. A large room for public meetings or performances.
  2. (in a theater, etc.) The space where the audience is located.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From audiō (I hear) +‎ -tōrium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

audītōrium n (genitive audītōriī); second declension

  1. (law) A hearing.
  2. A hall or lecture room.
  3. A school.
  4. An audience; an assembled group of listeners.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative audītōrium audītōria
genitive audītōriī audītōriōrum
dative audītōriō audītōriīs
accusative audītōrium audītōria
ablative audītōriō audītōriīs
vocative audītōrium audītōria

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Adjective[edit]

audītōrium

  1. nominative neuter singular of audītōrius
  2. accusative masculine singular of audītōrius
  3. accusative neuter singular of audītōrius
  4. vocative neuter singular of audītōrius

References[edit]

  • auditorium in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879