stemma

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stemma (plural stemmata)

  1. A family tree or recorded genealogy
  2. In the study of stemmatics, a diagram showing the relationship of a text to its manuscripts
  3. One of the types of simple eyes in arthropods

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Finnish[edit]

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stemma

  1. (music) part (within a polyphonic piece)

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Etymology[edit]

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stemma (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative stemmdi, supine stemmt)

  1. to stop
  2. to fit, to agree with, to accede, to correspond to, to coincide
  3. (music, of an instrument) to tune

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stemma (garland)

Noun[edit]

stemma m (plural stemmi)

  1. coat of arms

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek στέμμα (stémma).

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Noun[edit]

stemma n (genitive stemmatis); third declension

  1. (post-classical, in general) a garland or wreath
  2. (post-Augustan, in particular) a garland hung upon an ancestral image
    1. (transferred sense) a pedigree, geneagram, or family tree
      1. (figuratively) nobility, honoured pedigree, august lineage
        argentī fūmōsa suī stemmata nārrāre
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      2. (Medieval Latin) a crown
        ā stemmate ūsque subūculam cultū rēgālī exūtī
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      3. (Medieval Latin) wergeld
    2. (Medieval Latin) a kinsman, a blood-relative

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Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative stemma stemmata
genitive stemmatis stemmatum
dative stemmatī stemmatibus
accusative stemma stemmata
ablative stemmate stemmatibus
vocative stemma stemmata

References[edit]

  • stemma in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • stemma” on page 1,476/3 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • “stemma” on page 1,817/3 of the Oxford Latin Dictionary (1st ed., 1968–82)
  • “stemma” on page 991/1 of Jan Frederik Niermeyer’s Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (1976)

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Noun[edit]

stemma f

  1. definite singular of stemme