platea

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin platēa, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa, street). Compare the inherited doublet piazza.

Noun[edit]

platea f (plural platee)

  1. stall a seat in a theatre close to the stage (UK); orchestra seat (of a theater) (US)
  2. (by extension) audience
    Synonym: pubblico

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa), shortening of πλατεῖα ὁδός (plateîa hodós, broad way).

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Noun[edit]

platēa f (genitive platēae); first declension

  1. street
  2. courtyard

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative platēa platēae
Genitive platēae platēārum
Dative platēae platēīs
Accusative platēam platēās
Ablative platēā platēīs
Vocative platēa platēae

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin platēa, from Ancient Greek πλατεῖα (plateîa, street). Doublet of plaza.

Noun[edit]

platea f (plural plateas)

  1. stalls (of a theatre)