cisterna

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See also: cisternă

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cisterna (plural cisternae)

  1. (biology) Any of the various membranes sections comprising some organelles like the Golgi apparatus and the endoplasmic reticulum.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna.

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cisterna f

  1. tank (closed container)

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna, from cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē, box).

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cisterna f (plural cisternas)

  1. cistern
    • 1395, Miguel González Garcés (ed.), Historia de La Coruña. Edad Media. A Coruña: Caixa Galicia, page 557:
      Outrosy mandamos que o dicto Martin Bezerra et sua moller nen sua voz nen outro algun non posan fazer poço nen sacar agoa nen fazer algibe nen çistrenna nen otra cousa semellante para teer agoa por maneyra de bastimento dentro en a dicta casa noua nen arredor dela trijnta couedos.
      Also, we command that neither the aforementioned Martin Becerra, nor his wife, nor their successors, nor anyone, could make a well, or extract water, or make a reservoir, or a cistern, or any other such thing for having water as an utility inside the mentioned new house, nor arround it for thirty cubits
    Synonym: alxibe

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References[edit]

  • cisterna” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • cistrena” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • cisterna” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • cisterna” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cisterna f (plural cisterne)

  1. tank (for liquid)
  2. cistern

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē, box).

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Noun[edit]

cisterna f (genitive cisternae); first declension

  1. cistern, tank (for water)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cisterna cisternae
Genitive cisternae cisternārum
Dative cisternae cisternīs
Accusative cisternam cisternās
Ablative cisternā cisternīs
Vocative cisterna cisternae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • cisterna in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cisterna in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cisterna in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Portuguese[edit]

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cisterna

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna, from cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē, box), from Proto-Indo-European *kista (woven container).

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Noun[edit]

cisterna f (plural cisternas)

  1. cistern

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡sǐsteːrna/
  • Hyphenation: cis‧ter‧na

Noun[edit]

cìstērna f (Cyrillic spelling цѝсте̄рна)

  1. cistern
  2. tank(er) lorry, tank truck

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References[edit]

  • cisterna” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cisterna.

Noun[edit]

cisterna f (plural cisternas)

  1. cistern

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