sculptura

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See also: sculptură

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sculpō (carve) +‎ -tūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sculptūra f (genitive sculptūrae); first declension

  1. The act of cutting out or carving.
  2. A figure carved or cut out, sculpture.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sculptūra sculptūrae
genitive sculptūrae sculptūrārum
dative sculptūrae sculptūrīs
accusative sculptūram sculptūrās
ablative sculptūrā sculptūrīs
vocative sculptūra sculptūrae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • sculptura in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sculptura” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • sculptura in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sculptura in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin