piscina

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Medieval Latin, from Latin piscīna (fishpond; swimming pool), from piscis (fish). (1793)

NounEdit

piscina (plural piscinas)

  1. A drained basin near a church's altar for the disposal of water from liturgical ablutions.

ReferencesEdit

  • Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary: Tenth Edition (1997)

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

piscina f (plural piscines)

  1. swimming pool

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /piʃˈʃina/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧scì‧na

NounEdit

piscina f (plural piscine)

  1. swimming pool

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

piscīna f (genitive piscīnae); first declension

  1. pond, pool
  2. fish pond
  3. swimming pool

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative piscīna piscīnae
genitive piscīnae piscīnārum
dative piscīnae piscīnīs
accusative piscīnam piscīnās
ablative piscīnā piscīnīs
vocative piscīna piscīnae

Derived termsEdit

  • Piscīna pūblica

PortugueseEdit

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piscina

EtymologyEdit

From Latin piscīna (fishpond; swimming pool), from piscis (fish), from Proto-Indo-European *pisḱ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /pi.ˈsi.na/, /pi.ˈsi.nɐ/
  • Hyphenation: pis‧ci‧na

NounEdit

piscina f (plural piscinas)

  1. swimming pool
  2. (Christianity) baptismal font

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • piscina curta
  • piscina de saltos
  • piscina olímpica
  • piscina probática

Related termsEdit

  • peixe
  • piscinal
  • piscinão
  • piscineiro

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

piscina f

  1. the swimming pool

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

piscina f (plural piscinas)

  1. swimming pool

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:45