phalerae

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

phalerae

  1. plural of phalera

Latin[edit]

mīles cum septem phalerīs (soldier with seven phalerae)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φάλαρα (phálara), plural of φάλαρον (phálaron).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

phalerae f (genitive phalerārum); first declension, plurale tantum

  1. a metal disc or boss, especially worn as a military ornament on the breast
  2. a trapping for the forehead and breast of horses

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Plural
nominative phalerae
genitive phalerārum
dative phalerīs
accusative phalerās
ablative phalerīs
vocative phalerae

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References[edit]

  • phalerae in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • phalerae in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “phalerae”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • phalerae” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • phalerae in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • phalerae in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin