latrina

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See also: latrína

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lātrīna.

Noun[edit]

latrina f (plural latrine)

  1. lavatory (public)
  2. latrine
  3. outhouse

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contracted from lavātrīna (place to bathe), from lavō (wash, bathe)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lātrīna f (genitive lātrīnae); first declension

  1. (originally) bath
  2. lavatory, water closet, toilet, privy

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lātrīna lātrīnae
genitive lātrīnae lātrīnārum
dative lātrīnae lātrīnīs
accusative lātrīnam lātrīnās
ablative lātrīnā lātrīnīs
vocative lātrīna lātrīnae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lātrīna.

Noun[edit]

latrina f (plural latrinas)

  1. latrine (simple toilet facility)