aedicula

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aedicula.

Noun[edit]

aedicula (plural aediculae)

  1. (art) A painted framed niche giving the appearance of depth.
  2. A small shrine.

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Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from aedēs (a dwelling, sanctuary) +‎ -culus.

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Noun[edit]

aedicula f (genitive aediculae); first declension

  1. a small temple; chapel
  2. a small house or room

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative aedicula aediculae
genitive aediculae aediculārum
dative aediculae aediculīs
accusative aediculam aediculās
ablative aediculā aediculīs
vocative aedicula aediculae

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