balista

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista (plural balistas or balistae)

  1. Alternative form of ballista

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista m

  1. ballista

Further reading[edit]

  • balista in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • balista in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ballista, from Ancient Greek βαλλίστρα (ballístra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural baliste)

  1. ballista

Further reading[edit]

  • balista in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (genitive balistae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of ballista
  2. vocative singular of balista

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative balista balistae
Genitive balistae balistārum
Dative balistae balistīs
Accusative balistam balistās
Ablative balistā balistīs
Vocative balista balistae

Noun[edit]

balistā

  1. ablative singular of balista

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
  • balista 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)
  • balista in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • balista in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baˈlʲis.ta/
  • (file)

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). Doublet of besta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural balistas)

  1. ballista (siege engine)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

balista f (plural balistas)

  1. ballista