balista

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Balista

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista (plural balistas or balistae)

  1. Alternative form of ballista

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista m

  1. ballista

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Phonetik.svg This entry needs pronunciation information. If you are familiar with the IPA then please add some!

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural baliste)

  1. ballista

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (genitive balistae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of ballista
  2. vocative singular of balista
Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative balista balistae
genitive balistae balistārum
dative balistae balistīs
accusative balistam balistās
ablative balistā balistīs
vocative balista balistae

References[edit]

  • balista in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • balista in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “balista”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • balista” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • balista in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

balistā

  1. ablative singular of balista

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl
rekonstrukcja balisty

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions. You can also discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f

  1. ballista

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • balista in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ballista, from Ancient Greek βαλλίστρα (ballístra), from βάλλω (bállō, I throw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural balistas)

  1. ballista (siege engine)

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural balistas)

  1. ballista