scapula

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See also: scapular, scapulă, and Scapula

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin scapula (shoulder).

Noun[edit]

scapula (plural scapulas or scapulae)

  1. (anatomy) Either of the two large, flat, bones forming the back of the shoulder.

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈska.pu.la/
  • Rhymes: -apula
  • Hyphenation: scà‧pu‧la

Noun[edit]

scapula f (plural scapule)

  1. (literary) Obsolete form of scapola.

References[edit]

  • scapula in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin scapula "shoulder" from Classical Latin scapulae (shoulders).

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Noun[edit]

scapula f (genitive scapulae); first declension

  1. (anatomy) A shoulder blade, scapula

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scapula scapulae
Genitive scapulae scapulārum
Dative scapulae scapulīs
Accusative scapulam scapulās
Ablative scapulā scapulīs
Vocative scapula scapulae

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References[edit]

  • scapula in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • scapula in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • scapula in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • scapula in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers