statua

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See also: stàtua

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin statua.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈstatʃʊə/, /ˈstatjʊə/

Noun[edit]

statua (plural statuas)

  1. (now rare, archaic) A statue. [from 15th c.]
    • 1621, Democritus Junior [pseudonym; Robert Burton], The Anatomy of Melancholy, Oxford: Printed by Iohn Lichfield and Iames Short, for Henry Cripps, OCLC 216894069:, III.2.1.i:
      whilst he played, he put his ring upon the finger of Venus' statua, which was thereby, made in brass  []

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statua

  1. third-person singular past historic of statuer

Italian[edit]

statua

Etymology[edit]

From Latin statua

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Noun[edit]

statua f (plural statue)

  1. statue

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Latin[edit]

statua Liviae Drusillae (statue of Livia Drusilla)

Etymology[edit]

From statuō (I erect, set up, cause to stand).

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Noun[edit]

statua f (genitive statuae); first declension

  1. a statue, especially one made of metal

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative statua statuae
genitive statuae statuārum
dative statuae statuīs
accusative statuam statuās
ablative statuā statuīs
vocative statua statuae

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References[edit]

  • statua in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • statua in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “statua”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • statua” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to set up a statue in some one's honour: statuam alicui ponere, constituere
    • to put an inscription on statues: statuas inscribere (Verr. 2. 69. 167)
  • statua in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin statua

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈstatua], colloquially: [staˈtua]

Noun[edit]

statua f

  1. statue

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