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lanista m (genitive lanistae); first declension

  1. trainer, or manager of a team of gladiators
  2. vocative singular of lanista

lanistā m

  1. ablative singular of lanista


First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lanista lanistae
genitive lanistae lanistārum
dative lanistae lanistīs
accusative lanistam lanistās
ablative lanistā lanistīs
vocative lanista lanistae


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