marginalia

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English[edit]

handwritten marginalia

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin marginālia (cf. margināle (neuter singular (adjective / noun)), from Medieval Latin neuter plural of marginālis (on the periphery), from Latin margō (border, edge). Compare margin.

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Noun[edit]

marginalia pl (normally plural, singular marginale)

  1. Notes in the margin of a document. [from 1830s]
    Synonyms: apostil, marginal note, gloss
    We know what the composer was thinking as he wrote the piece because we can read his handwritten marginalia on the manuscript.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin marginālia (cf. margināle (neuter singular (adjective / noun)), from Medieval Latin neuter plural of marginālis (on the periphery), from Latin margō (border, edge).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mar.d͡ʒiˈna.lja/
  • Rhymes: -alja
  • Hyphenation: mar‧gi‧nà‧lia

Noun[edit]

marginalia m pl (plural only)

  1. marginalia

References[edit]

  • marginalia in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

marginālia

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural of marginālis

References[edit]

  • marginalia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • marginalia in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin marginalia.

Noun[edit]

marginalia f (uncountable)

  1. marginalia

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