lineamentum

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From līnea (line).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /liː.ne.aːˈmen.tum/, [lʲiː.n̪e.aːˈmɛn̪.t̪ʊ̃ˑ]

Noun[edit]

līneāmentum n (genitive līneāmentī); second declension

  1. (that is drawn) a mark, line, stroke
  2. (in the plural) features, lineaments
  3. (in the plural) drawings, designs, delineations

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative līneāmentum līneāmenta
Genitive līneāmentī līneāmentōrum
Dative līneāmentō līneāmentīs
Accusative līneāmentum līneāmenta
Ablative līneāmentō līneāmentīs
Vocative līneāmentum līneāmenta

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: linéament
  • Spanish: lineamento

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