structura

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

structura

  1. third-person singular past historic of structurer

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

structura (plural structuras)

  1. structure

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From struo, via the radical of its supine structum with the suffix -ura.

Noun[edit]

structūra f (genitive structūrae); first declension

  1. (mostly construction) a fitting together, adaptation, adjustment.
    in structurā saxorum rudium.
  2. (language) an arrangement, order, structure (in Cicero, as a figure of speech, with quasi or quaedam)
    et verborum est structura quaedam, Cicero. Opt. Gen. 2, 5
    proprietates verborum exigit, et structuram et argumentationes, Senecca. Ep. 89, 9
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative structura structurae
genitive structurae structurārum
dative structurae structurīs
accusative structuram structurās
ablative structurā structurīs
vocative structura structurae
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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