lanterna

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See also: lanternă

Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lanterna (accusative singular lanternan, plural lanternaj, accusative plural lanternajn)

  1. of or related to lanterns

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

lanterna

  1. third-person singular past historic of lanterner

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lanterna.

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Noun[edit]

lanterna f (plural lanterne)

  1. lantern (all senses)
  2. lighthouse

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Descendants[edit]

  • Alemannic German: Lantärne

Latin[edit]

lanterna (a lantern)

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek λαμπτήρ (lamptḗr), from λάμπω (lámpō, to shine), with influence from lucerna (oil lamp).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /lanˈter.na/, [ɫ̪än̪ˈt̪ɛɾnä]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /lanˈter.na/, [lɑn̪ˈt̪ɛrnɑ]
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Noun[edit]

lanterna f (genitive lanternae); first declension

  1. lantern, lamp
  2. torch

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lanterna lanternae
Genitive lanternae lanternārum
Dative lanternae lanternīs
Accusative lanternam lanternās
Ablative lanternā lanternīs
Vocative lanterna lanternae

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References[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

lanterna m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of lanterne

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

lanterna f

  1. definite singular of lanterne

Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lanterna f (plural lanterne)

  1. lantern

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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lanterna

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lanterna (lantern; lamp), corruption of Ancient Greek λαμπτήρ (lamptḗr, torch).

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Noun[edit]

lanterna f (plural lanternas)

  1. flashlight (battery-powered hand-held lightsource)
  2. lantern (case of transparent material made to protect a flame, or light)
  3. headlight (light in front of a vehicle)
  4. lamp of a lighthouse
  5. (architecture) roof lantern (type of cupola)
  6. (Brazil, slang) the last place in a competition

lanterna m, f (plural lanternas)

  1. (Brazil, slang) the contestant in the last place of a competition

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Holonyms[edit]

  • (lamp of a lighthouse): farol

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lanˈtæːɳa/, /ˈlanˌtæːɳa/
  • Hyphenation: lan‧ter‧na

Noun[edit]

lanterna c

  1. lantern

Declension[edit]

Declension of lanterna 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lanterna lanternan lanternor lanternorna
Genitive lanternas lanternans lanternors lanternornas

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