ostia

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ostia

  1. plural of ostium

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hostia.

Noun[edit]

ostia f (plural ostie)

  1. host (communion wafer)
  2. wafer

Interjection[edit]

ostia!

  1. Mildly blasphemous expletive

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ōstia

  1. nominative plural of ōstium
  2. accusative plural of ōstium
  3. vocative plural of ōstium

References[edit]

  • ostia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • ostia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ostia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • ostia in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ostia f (plural ostias)

  1. Misspelling of hostia.