See also: Altare and Altäre

AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

altare

  1. plural of altaar

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin altāre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /alˈta.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: al‧tà‧re

NounEdit

altare m (plural altari)

  1. altar

Derived termsEdit

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

altāre

  1. present active infinitive of altō

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from adolēre, influenced by altus.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

altāre n (genitive altāris); third declension

  1. altar, fitting for burnt offerings
Usage notesEdit

In Classical Latin, mainly used as plural form altāria. See other forms altar and altārium.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (neuter, “pure” i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative altāre altāria
Genitive altāris altārium
Dative altārī altāribus
Accusative altāre altāria
Ablative altārī altāribus
Vocative altāre altāria
DescendantsEdit

Unsorted borrowings:

ReferencesEdit

  • altare”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Old FrisianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

altāre m or n

  1. altar

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Presumably borrowed from English altar, although the preservation of the rhotic may indicate a form created by missionaries under the influence of Latin altare.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

altare (n class, plural altare)

  1. altar

SwedishEdit

 
altare

EtymologyEdit

From late Old Norse altari, from Old Saxon altari, from Latin altāre (altar).

NounEdit

altare n

  1. altar (flat-topped structure used for religious rites)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of altare 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative altare altaret altare altarna
Genitive altares altarets altares altarnas

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