ligatura

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See also: ligatúra and ligãturã

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

ligatura m

  1. (typography) ligature

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

ligatura

  1. third-person singular past historic of ligaturer

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Found in Vulgar and Late Latin. From ligō (tie, bind) +‎ -tūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ligātūra f (genitive ligātūrae); first declension

  1. binding, tying
  2. bookbinding

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ligatura in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ligatura”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • ligatura” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • ligatura in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ligatura f (plural ligaturas)

  1. (typography) ligature (character that combines multiple letters)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ligatúra f (Cyrillic spelling лигату́ра)

  1. (typography) ligature

Declension[edit]