See also: Altare and Altäre

AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

altare

  1. plural of altaar

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin altāre.

NounEdit

altare m (plural altari)

  1. altar

Derived termsEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

altāre

  1. present active infinitive of altō

Etymology 2Edit

Probably from adolere, influenced by altus. In Classical Latin, mainly used as plural form altāria. See other forms altār and altārium.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

altāre n (genitive altāris); third declension

  1. altar, fitting for burnt offerings
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

Borrowed from Italian altare from Latin altare.

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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