palmarium

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

palmarium (plural palmaria)

  1. (zoology) One of the bifurcations of the brachial plates of a crinoid.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for palmarium in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Literally "deserving of a palm", from palmārius (of or pertaining to palm trees), from palma (hand, palm of the hand; palm tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palmārium n (genitive palmāriī or palmārī); second declension

  1. a masterpiece; something that deserves a prize
  2. (law) the fee of a successful advocate
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative palmārium palmāria
Genitive palmāriī
palmārī1
palmāriōrum
Dative palmāriō palmāriīs
Accusative palmārium palmāria
Ablative palmāriō palmāriīs
Vocative palmārium palmāria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

palmārium

  1. genitive masculine/feminine/neuter plural of palmāris

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