psalterium

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

psalterium (plural psalteria)

  1. An omasum
  2. A zither-like musical instrument

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ψαλτήριον (psaltḗrion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

psaltērium n (genitive psaltēriī); second declension

  1. (music) lute or psaltery

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative psaltērium psaltēria
genitive psaltēriī psaltēriōrum
dative psaltēriō psaltēriīs
accusative psaltērium psaltēria
ablative psaltēriō psaltēriīs
vocative psaltērium psaltēria

References[edit]

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