aureola

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English[edit]

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A statue of the Virgin Mary with an aureola.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aurea (golden).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aureola (plural aureolas or aureolae)

  1. Radiance of luminous cloud that surrounds the figure in a painting of a sacred personage.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Distinct from the nimbus, which only covers the head.
  • Not to be confused with areola.

Translations[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aureola f (plural aureole)

  1. halo
  2. aureole
  3. aura

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aureola

  1. nominative feminine singular of aureolus
  2. nominative neuter plural of aureolus
  3. accusative neuter plural of aureolus
  4. vocative feminine singular of aureolus
  5. nominative neuter plural of aureolus

Adjective[edit]

aureolā

  1. ablative feminine singular of aureolus

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin aureola (corona) ("golden (crown)").

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aw.rɛˈɔ.la/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

aureola f (diminutive aureolka)

  1. halo, nimbus
  2. aureole (circle of light or halo around the head of a saint)
    Synonym: nimb

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • aureola in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • aureola in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

aureola

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of aureolar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of aureolar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French auréoler.

Verb[edit]

a aureola (third-person singular present aureolează, past participle aureolat1st conj.

  1. to surround with a halo
  2. to glorify

Conjugation[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aurěola/
  • Hyphenation: a‧u‧re‧o‧la

Noun[edit]

aurèola f (Cyrillic spelling аурѐола)

  1. aureola, halo

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin [Term?].

Noun[edit]

aureola f (plural aureolas)

  1. halo (luminous disc around the heads of saints)
  2. (anatomy) areola
    Synonym: areola
  3. (astronomy) corona

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