sponda

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin sponda.

Noun[edit]

sponda f (plural sponde)

  1. bank (of a river)
  2. shore
  3. side

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *sponda (frame), from Proto-Indo-European *spond-h₂-. Related to Welsh ffon.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sponda f (genitive spondae); first declension

  1. bedstead
  2. bed, couch, sofa

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sponda spondae
genitive spondae spondārum
dative spondae spondīs
accusative spondam spondās
ablative spondā spondīs
vocative sponda spondae

References[edit]

  • sponda in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sponda in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “sponda”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • sponda” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • sponda in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sponda in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin