temporalis

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

temporalis

  1. (anatomy) The temporal muscle.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tempus (time”, anatomy, in the plural “temples [of the head]) +‎ -ālis (suffix forming adjectives of relationship)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

temporālis (neuter temporāle); third declension

  1. (in general, chiefly post-Augustan) of or belonging to time, lasting but for a time, temporary, temporal
    ārae temporālēsaltars [erected] for the occasion
    1. (in particular, grammar) denoting time
      verbum temporālea word denoting time, i.e. a verb
      nōmina temporālia (v.g. annus, mensis)nouns of time (e.g. year, month)
      adverbia temporālia (v.g. prīdem, nunc, modo)adverbs of time (e.g. long ago, now, a little while ago)
  2. of or belonging to the temples of the head
    vēnae temporālēsthe temporal veins

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative temporālis temporāle temporālēs temporālia
genitive temporālis temporālium
dative temporālī temporālibus
accusative temporālem temporāle temporālēs temporālia
ablative temporālī temporālibus
vocative temporālis temporāle temporālēs temporālia

Antonyms[edit]

  • (lasting but for a time, temporary): perpetuus

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References[edit]

  • tempŏrālis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • temporalis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “temporalis”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • tempŏrālis¹⁺²” on page 1,552/3 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • temporalis in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016