insigne

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin.

Noun[edit]

insigne (plural insignia)

  1. (dated) An insignia.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French insigne, from Latin īnsīgne.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɪnˈsɪn.jə/
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  • Hyphenation: in‧sig‧ne

Noun[edit]

insigne n (plural insignes)

  1. An insignia, a badge.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin insignis.

Adjective[edit]

insigne (plural insignes)

  1. (literary) remarkable, distinguished

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin insigne, nominalised neuter of insignis. Doublet of enseigne.

Noun[edit]

insigne m (plural insignes)

  1. a badge

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin īnsīgnis.

Adjective[edit]

insigne (plural insigni)

  1. great, distinguished, renowned
    Synonyms: grande, celebre, rinomato

Further reading[edit]

  • insigne in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A nominalization of the neuter nominative case form of īnsīgnis (marked, distinguished).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

īnsigne n (genitive īnsignis); third declension

  1. a distinguishing mark, emblem, badge
  2. an ensign, an honour, a badge of honour
  3. a coat of arms

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, “pure” i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative īnsigne īnsignia
Genitive īnsignis īnsignium
Dative īnsignī īnsignibus
Accusative īnsigne īnsignia
Ablative īnsignī īnsignibus
Vocative īnsigne īnsignia

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References[edit]

  • insigne in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • insigne in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • insigne in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • insigne in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • insigne in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • insigne in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

insigne (plural insignes)

  1. distinguished, illustrious