scriba

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin scrība.

Noun[edit]

scriba m (plural scribi)

  1. scribe
  2. hack (journalist)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

scrībō +‎ -a

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scrība m (genitive scrībae); first declension

  1. writer, scribe

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative scrība scrībae
genitive scrībae scrībārum
dative scrībae scrībīs
accusative scrībam scrībās
ablative scrībā scrībīs
vocative scrība scrībae

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References[edit]

  • scriba in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • scriba in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “scriba”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • scriba” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • scriba in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • scriba in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin