tiara

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See also: Tiara and tiåra

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Via Italian, via Latin from Ancient Greek (Ionic) τιήρης (tiḗrēs), of unknown ultimate origin.

Noun[edit]

tiara (plural tiaras)

  1. The papal crown.
  2. An ornamental coronet.
    • 1834, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Francesca Carrara, volume 1, page 200:
      I had scarcely taken my accustomed low seat at her side, when, opening a casket which stood on the table near her, she took out a diamond tiara, and, placing it in my hair, pointed to the glass. 'Ah, my child!' she exclaimed, 'you well become your future crown!' and, without waiting for my reply, she informed me that my father's negotiations for my marriage had been completely successful, and that the King of Poland had demanded my hand.

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Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin terra.

Noun[edit]

tiara f

  1. Alternative form of tara (earth, ground).

Finnish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tiara

  1. tiara (papal crown or ornamental coronet)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tiara (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative tiara tiarat
genitive tiaran tiarojen
partitive tiaraa tiaroja
illative tiaraan tiaroihin
singular plural
nominative tiara tiarat
accusative nom. tiara tiarat
gen. tiaran
genitive tiaran tiarojen
tiarainrare
partitive tiaraa tiaroja
inessive tiarassa tiaroissa
elative tiarasta tiaroista
illative tiaraan tiaroihin
adessive tiaralla tiaroilla
ablative tiaralta tiaroilta
allative tiaralle tiaroille
essive tiarana tiaroina
translative tiaraksi tiaroiksi
instructive tiaroin
abessive tiaratta tiaroitta
comitative tiaroineen
Possessive forms of tiara (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person tiarani tiaramme
2nd person tiarasi tiaranne
3rd person tiaransa

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tiara from Ancient Greek (Ionic) τιήρης (tiḗrēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

tiara f (plural tiare)

  1. tiara (papal crown)

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tiara

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ティアラ

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek (Ionic) τιάρα (tiára).

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Noun[edit]

tiāra f (genitive tiārae); first declension

  1. turban
  2. Any of several oriental headresses

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tiāra tiārae
Genitive tiārae tiārārum
Dative tiārae tiārīs
Accusative tiāram tiārās
Ablative tiārā tiārīs
Vocative tiāra tiārae

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References[edit]

  • tiara in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tiara in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • tiara in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • tiara in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • tiara in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tiara in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • tiara in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

tiara

  1. vagabond

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tiāra, from Ancient Greek τιάρα (tiára).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tiara f

  1. tiara (papal crown)
  2. tiara (ornamental coronet)

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Further reading[edit]

  • tiara in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • tiara in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tiāra, from Ancient Greek τιάρα (tiára).

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Noun[edit]

tiara f (plural tiaras)

  1. tiara (papal crown)
  2. tiara (ornamental coronet)
  3. headband (curved, flexible accessory for holding one’s hair back)
    Synonyms: bandelete, bandolete

Romansch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin terra.

Noun[edit]

tiara f (plural tiaras)

  1. (Sursilvan) land, soil
  2. (Sursilvan) country, land
  3. (capitalized, proper noun, Sursilvan) the planet Earth

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tiāra, from Ancient Greek τιάρα (tiára).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtjaɾa/, [ˈt̪ja.ɾa]

Noun[edit]

tiara f (plural tiaras)

  1. tiara (all senses)
    Synonyms: diadema, tiara papal
  2. (historical) a turban, especially that worn by ancient Persian kings

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