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From Ancient Greek σίπαρος (síparos).


siparium n (genitive sipariī); second declension

  1. (small) curtain
    post sipariumbehind curtain(s)
  2. (figuratively) comedy


Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative siparium siparia
genitive sipariī sipariōrum
dative sipariō sipariīs
accusative siparium siparia
ablative sipariō sipariīs
vocative siparium siparia


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  • siparium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “siparium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • siparium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • siparium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • siparium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin