bractea

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See also: bráctea

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bractea.

Noun[edit]

bractea (plural bracteas)

  1. (botany) Synonym of bract

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bractea f (genitive bracteae); first declension

  1. gold leaf (or other thin sheet of metal)
  2. veneer

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bractea bracteae
genitive bracteae bracteārum
dative bracteae bracteīs
accusative bracteam bracteās
ablative bracteā bracteīs
vocative bractea bracteae

References[edit]

  • bractea in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bractea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • bractea in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette