regia

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See also: regía and régia

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

regia

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative form of regir
  2. third-person singular imperfect indicative form of regir

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /reˈd͡ʒi.a/
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: re‧gìa

Noun[edit]

regia f (plural regie)

  1. direction (of a movie)
  2. direction, production (theater, tv, etc.)
  3. organization, direction
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

regia

  1. feminine singular of regio

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Substantive noun from an ellipsis of the collocative term domus regia ("royal home/dwelling/abode"), itself from domus (house, home, abode, dwelling) and rēgius (of or pertaining to a king; regal, royal). Compare origin of Greek βασιλική (basilikḗ, basilica), from Byzantine Greek term βασιλική στοά (basilikḗ stoá, royal building). .

Noun[edit]

rēgia f (genitive rēgiae); first declension

  1. A royal palace, castle, fortress, residence; court; kingship.
  2. The royal tent in a camp.
  3. A royal city, capital.
  4. A roofed colonnade, portico, hall.
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rēgia rēgiae
Genitive rēgiae rēgiārum
Dative rēgiae rēgiīs
Accusative rēgiam rēgiās
Ablative rēgiā rēgiīs
Vocative rēgia rēgiae
Descendants[edit]
  • Italian: reggia

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of rēgius (of or pertaining to a king; regal, royal).

Adjective 1[edit]

rēgia

  1. inflection of rēgius:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective 2[edit]

rēgiā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rēgius
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • regia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • regia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • regia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • regia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • regia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • regia in Samuel Ball Platner (1929) , Thomas Ashby, editor, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, London: Oxford University Press
  • regia in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • regia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

regia

  1. first-person singular imperfect of reger
  2. third-person singular imperfect of reger

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

regia

  1. feminine singular of regio