musica

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See also: música, mùsica, and mušica

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from Latin mūsica, from Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ, of a Muse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.zi.ka/
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Noun[edit]

musica f (plural musiche)

  1. music

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

musica

  1. third-person singular present indicative of musicare
  2. second-person singular imperative of musicare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ, of a Muse), derived from Μοῦσα (Moûsa, Muse).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūsica f (genitive mūsicae); first declension

  1. music (art form)
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mūsica mūsicae
Genitive mūsicae mūsicārum
Dative mūsicae mūsicīs
Accusative mūsicam mūsicās
Ablative mūsicā mūsicīs
Vocative mūsica mūsicae
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective 1[edit]

mūsica

  1. inflection of mūsicus (musical, of or pertaining to music):
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective 2[edit]

mūsicā

  1. ablative feminine singular of mūsicus

References[edit]

  • musica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • musica in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • musica in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • musica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to learn, study music: artem musicam discere, tractare
  • musica in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • musica in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mūsica, from Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ, of a Muse).

Noun[edit]

musica f (plural musicas)

  1. music

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mūsica, from Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ, of a Muse).

Noun[edit]

musica f

  1. music

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

musica

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of musicar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of musicar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of musicar.