crypta

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

crypta

  1. third-person singular past historic of crypter

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek κρυπτή (kruptḗ), female form of the adjective κρυπτός (kruptós).

Noun[edit]

crypta f (genitive cryptae); first declension

  1. crypt; underground room for rites; vault

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative crypta cryptae
genitive cryptae cryptārum
dative cryptae cryptīs
accusative cryptam cryptās
ablative cryptā cryptīs
vocative crypta cryptae

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

crypta

  1. nominative plural of crypton
  2. accusative plural of crypton
  3. vocative plural of crypton

References[edit]

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