angaria

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

angaria (usually uncountable, plural angarias)

  1. Alternative form of angary

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Late Latin angaria

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

angaria f (plural angaries)

  1. (law) angary

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. third-person singular past historic of angarier

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. inflection of angariare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀγγαρεία (angareía, the office of a courier or messenger), from ἄγγαρος (ángaros, courier), from Old Persian *𐎠𐎥𐎼𐎠 (*a-g-r-a /*angarā/, missive, letter), from Aramaic *𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓‬𐡀(*ʾn‬gr‬ʾ /*ʾengarā/), form of *𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓‬𐡕𐡀(*ʾn‬gr‬tʾ /*ʾengartā/), variant of 𐡀𐡂𐡓‬𐡕𐡀(ʾgr‬tʾ /ʾiggartā/), 𐡀𐡍‬𐡂𐡓𐡕‬𐡀(ʾn‬grt‬ʾ /ʾengirtā/, missive, letter; contract), from Akkadian 𒂊𒄈𒌅 (egirtu, inscribed tablet; oracle of fate, ambiguous wording; contract, bound deal), from 𒄃 (egēru, to be difficult, to be twisted or locked together; to have a twisted tongue, to be unable to speak against an order). See also Classical Syriac ܐܓܪܬܐ(ʾeggarṯā, letter, document).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

angaria f (genitive angariae); first declension

  1. A compulsory service to a lord; corvee, villanage

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative angaria angariae
Genitive angariae angariārum
Dative angariae angariīs
Accusative angariam angariās
Ablative angariā angariīs
Vocative angaria angariae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

angariā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of angariō

References[edit]

  • angaria”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • angaria in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • angaria in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • angaria”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • angaria”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

angaria f (uncountable)

  1. angary (right to seize property during war)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

angaria

  1. inflection of angariar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative