calcaria

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

calcaria f sg

  1. feminine singular of calcario

Noun[edit]

calcaria f (plural calcarias)

  1. limestone

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From calcārius (of or pertaining to lime), from calx (lime) + -ārius.

Noun[edit]

calcāria f (genitive calcāriae); first declension

  1. lime quarry
  2. lime kiln
  3. lime works

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative calcāria calcāriae
Genitive calcāriae calcāriārum
Dative calcāriae calcāriīs
Accusative calcāriam calcāriās
Ablative calcāriā calcāriīs
Vocative calcāria calcāriae

Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian: gëlqere

Adjective[edit]

calcāria

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

Adjective[edit]

calcāriā

  1. ablative feminine singular of calcārius

References[edit]

  • calcaria in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • calcaria in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to put spurs to a horse: calcaria subdere equo
    • (ambiguous) to spur, urge a person on: calcaria alicui adhibere, admovere; stimulos alicui admovere
  • calcaria in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • calcaria in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

calcaria

  1. first-person singular conditional of calcar
  2. third-person singular conditional of calcar