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

Anagrams[edit]


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

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ligātūra ligātūrae
Genitive ligātūrae ligātūrārum
Dative ligātūrae ligātūrīs
Accusative ligātūram ligātūrās
Ablative ligātūrā ligātūrīs
Vocative ligātūra ligātūrae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ligatura in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ligatura in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • ligatura in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • ligatura in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ligātūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /li.ɡaˈtu.ra/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ligatura f

  1. (typography) ligature
  2. (music) ligature
  3. (medicine) ligature

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • ligatura in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ligatura in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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]