piscina

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Medieval Latin, from Latin piscīna ‎(fishpond; swimming pool), from piscis ‎(fish). (1793)

Noun[edit]

piscina ‎(plural piscinas or piscinae)

  1. A drained basin near a church's altar for the disposal of water from liturgical ablutions.

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References[edit]

  • Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary: Tenth Edition (1997)

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscina f ‎(plural piscines)

  1. swimming pool

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /piʃˈʃina/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧scì‧na

Noun[edit]

piscina f ‎(plural piscine)

  1. swimming pool

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscīna f ‎(genitive piscīnae); first declension

  1. pond, pool
  2. fish pond
  3. swimming pool

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative piscīna piscīnae
genitive piscīnae piscīnārum
dative piscīnae piscīnīs
accusative piscīnam piscīnās
ablative piscīnā piscīnīs
vocative piscīna piscīnae

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • piscina in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • piscina in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • PISCINA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • piscina in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • piscina in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

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piscina

Etymology[edit]

From Latin piscīna ‎(fishpond; swimming pool), from piscis ‎(fish), from Proto-Indo-European *pisḱ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscina f (plural piscinas)

  1. swimming pool
  2. (Christianity) baptismal font

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Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscina

  1. singular definite of piscină

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscina f ‎(plural piscinas)

  1. swimming pool

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