auditorium

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See also: Auditorium and auditórium

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin audītōrium, from audītōrius (pertaining to hearing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auditorium (plural auditoriums or auditoria)

  1. A large room for public meetings or performances.
  2. (in a theater, etc.) The space where the audience is located.

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Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin audītōrium.

Noun[edit]

auditorium n (singular definite auditoriet, plural indefinite auditorier)

  1. auditorium (large room for speeches, meetings, performances, etc.)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin audītōrium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑu̯.diˈtoː.ri.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: audi‧to‧ri‧um
  • Rhymes: -oːriʏm

Noun[edit]

auditorium n (plural auditoria or auditoriums, diminutive auditoriumpje n)

  1. auditorium (large room for speeches, meetings, performances, etc.)
    Synonym: gehoorzaal

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin audītōrium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auditorium m (plural auditoriums)

  1. auditorium

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From audiō (I hear) +‎ -tōrium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

audītōrium n (genitive audītōriī or audītōrī); second declension

  1. (law) A hearing.
  2. A hall or lecture room.
  3. A school.
  4. An audience; an assembled group of listeners.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative audītōrium audītōria
Genitive audītōriī
audītōrī1
audītōriōrum
Dative audītōriō audītōriīs
Accusative audītōrium audītōria
Ablative audītōriō audītōriīs
Vocative audītōrium audītōria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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Adjective[edit]

audītōrium

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

References[edit]

  • auditorium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • auditorium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • auditorium in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • auditorium in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • auditorium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • auditorium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin auditorium

Noun[edit]

auditorium n (definite singular auditoriet, indefinite plural auditorier, definite plural auditoria or auditoriene)

  1. an auditorium, in particular a lecture hall
  2. the audience in an auditorium

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin auditorium

Noun[edit]

auditorium n (definite singular auditoriet, indefinite plural auditorium, definite plural auditoria)

  1. an auditorium, in particular a lecture hall
  2. the audience in an auditorium

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin audītōrium.

Noun[edit]

auditorium n

  1. an auditorium, in particular a lecture hall
    Synonym: hörsal
  2. the audience in an auditorium

Declension[edit]

Declension of auditorium 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative auditorium auditoriet auditorier auditorierna
Genitive auditoriums auditoriets auditoriers auditoriernas

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