porcellana

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian porcellana.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

porcellana f (plural porcellanes)

  1. porcelain
  2. cowrie (gastropod of the family Cypraeidae, known for their glossy hard shells)

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

porcellana f (plural porcellane)

  1. porcelain, china

VerbEdit

porcellana

  1. third-person singular present indicative of porcellanare
  2. second-person singular imperative of porcellanare

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

porcellāna

  1. nominative feminine singular of porcellānus
  2. nominative neuter plural of porcellānus
  3. accusative neuter plural of porcellānus
  4. vocative feminine singular of porcellānus
  5. vocative neuter plural of porcellānus

AdjectiveEdit

porcellānā

  1. ablative feminine singular of porcellānus

ReferencesEdit

  • porcellana in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • porcellana in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • porcellana in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016