catapulta

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See also: catapultá and catapultà

Catalan[edit]

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Noun[edit]

catapulta f (plural catapultes)

  1. catapult

Verb[edit]

catapulta

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of catapultar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of catapultar

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

catapulta

  1. third-person singular past historic of catapulter

Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

catapulta f (plural catapulte)

  1. catapult
  2. staff sling

Verb[edit]

catapulta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of catapultare
  2. second-person singular imperative of catapultare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek καταπέλτης (katapéltēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

catapulta f (genitive catapultae); first declension

  1. a catapult

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative catapulta catapultae
genitive catapultae catapultārum
dative catapultae catapultīs
accusative catapultam catapultās
ablative catapultā catapultīs
vocative catapulta catapultae

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References[edit]

  • catapulta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • catapulta in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “catapulta”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • catapulta” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • catapulta in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • catapulta in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin catapulta, from Ancient Greek καταπέλτης (katapéltēs), from κατά (katá, downwards, into, against), from πάλλω (pállō, I poise or sway a missile before it is thrown).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

catapulta f (plural catapultas)

  1. catapult

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ka̠ta̠ˈpulta̠/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin catapulta, from Ancient Greek καταπέλτης (katapéltēs).

Noun[edit]

catapulta f (plural catapultas)

  1. catapult
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

catapulta

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of catapultar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of catapultar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of catapultar.