tenebra

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenebra.

Noun[edit]

tenebra f (plural tenebre)

  1. darkness, gloom, night

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used especially in the plural

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tenebra f (genitive tenebrae); first declension

  1. (in the plural) darkness, shadow, gloom, obscurity
  2. ignorance
  3. concealment

Usage notes[edit]

Almost always used in the plural rather than the singular.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tenebra tenebrae
genitive tenebrae tenebrārum
dative tenebrae tenebrīs
accusative tenebram tenebrās
ablative tenebrā tenebrīs
vocative tenebra tenebrae

Descendants[edit]