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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin cellārium (storeroom). Doublet of cellar.

NounEdit

cellarium (plural cellaria)

  1. (historical) A cellar used for storage in an abbey.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cella (closet, hut, granary) +‎ -ārium (re-substantivation), via *cellārius (relating to closets, huts, granaries).

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NounEdit

cellārium n (genitive cellāriī or cellārī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) storeroom, larder, cellar, pantry

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cellārium cellāria
Genitive cellāriī
cellārī1
cellāriōrum
Dative cellāriō cellāriīs
Accusative cellārium cellāria
Ablative cellāriō cellāriīs
Vocative cellārium cellāria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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