rubrica

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rubrīca (red ochre).

Noun[edit]

rubrica f (plural rubriche)

  1. rubric (a heading in a book highlighted in red)
  2. notebook (consisting of indexed paper)
    1. address book
    2. phonebook
  3. column or page (in a newspaper)
    la rubrica sportiva — the sports column
    la rubrica economica — the business column
    la rubrica politica — the political column
  4. spot (part of a broadcast), time
    una rubrica sportiva di un programma televisivo — a spot on a television program on sport

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ruber (red), from Proto-Indo-European *reudh-.

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Noun[edit]

rubrīca f (genitive rubrīcae); first declension

  1. red ochre, ruddle

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rubrīca rubrīcae
genitive rubrīcae rubrīcārum
dative rubrīcae rubrīcīs
accusative rubrīcam rubrīcās
ablative rubrīcā rubrīcīs
vocative rubrīca rubrīcae

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References[edit]

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