parma

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From parmigiana.

Noun[edit]

parma

  1. (Australia) A dish cooked in the parmigiana style
    The local pub was offering a chicken parma and a pot of beer for $8.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin parma.

Noun[edit]

parma (plural parmae)

  1. A small shield carried by the infantry and cavalry.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

eques cum parmā (cavalryman with parma)

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

parma f (genitive parmae); first declension

  1. a parma; a small shield carried by the infantry and cavalry
  2. (poetic) any shield
  3. (poetic) a Thraex; a gladiator armed with a parma
  4. vocative singular of parma
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative parma parmae
genitive parmae parmārum
dative parmae parmīs
accusative parmam parmās
ablative parmā parmīs
vocative parma parmae
Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

parmā

  1. ablative singular of parma

References[edit]

  • parma in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • parma in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “parma”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • parma” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • parma in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • parma in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • parma in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • parma in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press