navicula

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See also: Navicula

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

navicula (plural naviculae)

  1. (Christianity) A thurible in the shape of a boat.

See also[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nāvis (ship) +‎ -cula (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nāvicula f (genitive nāviculae); first declension

  1. Diminutive of nāvis: a small ship

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nāvicula nāviculae
Genitive nāviculae nāviculārum
Dative nāviculae nāviculīs
Accusative nāviculam nāviculās
Ablative nāviculā nāviculīs
Vocative nāvicula nāviculae

References[edit]

  • navicula”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • navicula”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • navicula 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)
  • navicula in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette