fabrica

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

fabrica (plural fabricas)

  1. (historical) A workshop in an ancient Roman fort.

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

fabrica

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

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

fabrica (plural fabricas)

  1. factory

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from faber (forger, smith).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fābrica f (genitive fābricae); first declension

  1. A smithy, joiner's or smith's shop, workshop.
  2. An art, trade, pursuit, industry, craft, architecture.
  3. A skillful production, fabric, building, structure.
  4. (figuratively) A crafty device, wile, trick, stratagem.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fābrica fābricae
genitive fābricae fābricārum
dative fābricae fābricīs
accusative fābricam fābricās
ablative fābricā fābricīs
vocative fābrica fābricae

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References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

fabrica

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of fabricar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of fabricar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

fabrica

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

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian fabbrica

Noun[edit]

fabrica f (plural fabriche)

  1. factory
  2. mill, plant
  3. building (under construction)