tempera

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See also: temperá, tempéra, and têmpera

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tempera.

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Noun[edit]

tempera (countable and uncountable, plural temperas)

  1. A medium used to bind pigments in painting, as well as the associated artistic techniques.
    Coordinate term: oil paint
  2. (countable) A painting done in this medium.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tempera

  1. tempera

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tempera (Kotus type 13/katiska, no gradation)
nominative tempera temperat
genitive temperan temperoiden
temperoitten
temperojen
partitive temperaa temperoita
temperoja
illative temperaan temperoihin
singular plural
nominative tempera temperat
accusative nom. tempera temperat
gen. temperan
genitive temperan temperoiden
temperoitten
temperojen
temperainrare
partitive temperaa temperoita
temperoja
inessive temperassa temperoissa
elative temperasta temperoista
illative temperaan temperoihin
adessive temperalla temperoilla
ablative temperalta temperoilta
allative temperalle temperoille
essive temperana temperoina
translative temperaksi temperoiksi
instructive temperoin
abessive temperatta temperoitta
comitative temperoineen

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal of temperare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tempera f (plural tempere)

  1. (painting) tempera, distemper (a water-based paint)
    Coordinate terms: acquerello, guazzo
    Hyponym: guazzo
    dipingere a temperato paint in tempera
  2. (by extension, countable) tempera painting
  3. Alternative form of tempra (tempering, hardening)

Verb[edit]

tempera

  1. third-person singular present indicative of temperare
  2. second-person singular imperative of temperare

Further reading[edit]

  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg tempera on the Italian Wikipedia.Wikipedia it
  • tempera in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

temperā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of temperō

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tẽ.ˈpɛ.ɾa/
  • Hyphenation: tem‧pe‧ra
  • Rhymes: -ɛra

Verb[edit]

tempera

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of temperar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of temperar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tempera

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of temperar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of temperar.