stadia

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian stadia.

Noun[edit]

A surveyors' stadia or level staff

stadia (plural stadia)

  1. (surveying) A level staff or graduated rod used by surveyors to measure differences in level, or to measure horizontal distances by sighting the stadia hairs (graduations) through a telescope.
  2. (military) (historically) A graduated brass triangle used to measure the distance of a target by comparison of the graduations with the heights of soldiers or horses.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek στᾰ́δῐᾰ (stádia), plural of στᾰ́δῐον (stádion).

Noun[edit]

stadia

  1. plural of stadion

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin stadia, plural of stadium.

Noun[edit]

stadia

  1. plural of stadium
Usage notes[edit]
  • For clarification of which plural form of stadium is considered appropriate in a given context, see the usage note at the entry for stadium.
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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

stadia

  1. Plural form of stadium

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

stadia f (plural stadie)

  1. (surveying) stadia, level staff
    Synonym: mira

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: stadia

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

stadia

  1. nominative plural of stadium
  2. accusative plural of stadium
  3. vocative plural of stadium

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stadia n

  1. definite plural of stadium

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

stadia n

  1. definite plural of stadium

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stadia

  1. nominative plural of stadium
  2. accusative plural of stadium
  3. vocative plural of stadium