rubrica

See also: rubricá and rúbrica

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rubrīca (red ochre).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rubrica f (plural rubriche)

  1. rubric (a heading in a book highlighted in red)
  2. notebook (consisting of indexed paper)
    1. address book
    2. phonebook
  3. column or page (in a newspaper)
    la rubrica sportivathe sports column
    la rubrica economicathe business column
    la rubrica politicathe political column
  4. spot (part of a broadcast), time
    una rubrica sportiva di un programma televisivo
    a spot on a television program on sport

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ruber (red).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rubrīca f (genitive rubrīcae); first declension

  1. red ochre, ruddle (red earth for coloring)
  2. (by extension) rubric (title of a law, written in red)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rubrīca rubrīcae
Genitive rubrīcae rubrīcārum
Dative rubrīcae rubrīcīs
Accusative rubrīcam rubrīcās
Ablative rubrīcā rubrīcīs
Vocative rubrīca rubrīcae

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • rubrica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • rubrica in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • rubrica in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • rubrica in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • rubrica in Harry Thurston Peck, editor, Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1898

PortugueseEdit

 
Example of a rubrica (simplified signature). This one in particular is a fictitious example, from a hypothetical signer called José dos Reis.

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rubrīca (red ochre).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ru‧bri‧ca

NounEdit

rubrica f (plural rubricas)

  1. initials (simplified signature)
  2. heading; subject
  3. (journalism) feature
  4. rubric

VerbEdit

rubrica

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of rubricar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of rubricar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

rubrica

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of rubricar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of rubricar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of rubricar.