albarium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin albārium (white stucco).

Noun[edit]

albarium

  1. (art) A form of lime, made by heating marble, used for stucco

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From album (the colour white) +‎ -ārium (of purpose), via albārius (relating to whiteness), shortening of albārium opus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

albārium n (genitive albāriī); second declension

  1. white stucco; a mortar of lime, gypsum, and river sand used to cover walls and make them white.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative albārium albāria
genitive albāriī albāriōrum
dative albāriō albāriīs
accusative albārium albāria
ablative albāriō albāriīs
vocative albārium albāria

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Adjective[edit]

albārium

  1. nominative neuter singular of albārius
  2. accusative masculine singular of albārius
  3. accusative neuter singular of albārius
  4. vocative neuter singular of albārius

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “albarium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre