colosseum

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Colosseum, from neuter of colosseus (gigantic), from Ancient Greek κολοσσιαῖος (kolossiaîos), from κολοσσός (kolossós, giant statue).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

colosseum (plural colosseums)

  1. Alternative spelling of coliseum.

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

colossēum

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