pulpitum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of obscure origin, but said to be an Ancient Greek borrowing. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pulpitum n (genitive pulpitī); second declension

  1. platform, scaffold, or pulpit for public presentations or lectures
  2. stage (for actors)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pulpitum pulpita
genitive pulpitī pulpitōrum
dative pulpitō pulpitīs
accusative pulpitum pulpita
ablative pulpitō pulpitīs
vocative pulpitum pulpita

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References[edit]

  • pulpitum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pulpitum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pulpitum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • pulpitum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pulpitum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ Szemerényi, Considine, Hooker, Scripta minora: selected essays in Indo-European, Greek, and Latin, Volume 2