symphonia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σῠμφωνῐ́ᾱ (sumphōníā). Doublet of sinfonia, symphony, tsampouna, and zampogna.

Noun[edit]

symphonia (countable and uncountable, plural symphonias)

  1. (music) Concord in Ancient Greek music.
  2. (obsolete) The bagpipe.
  3. (obsolete) The virginal.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek συμφωνία (sumphōnía).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

symphōnia f (genitive symphōniae); first declension

  1. an agreement of sounds; a harmony, symphony
  2. a kind of musical instrument

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative symphōnia symphōniae
Genitive symphōniae symphōniārum
Dative symphōniae symphōniīs
Accusative symphōniam symphōniās
Ablative symphōniā symphōniīs
Vocative symphōnia symphōniae

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • symphonia in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • symphonia in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • symphonia in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • symphonia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • symphonia in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • symphonia in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin