Latin edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From situla (bucket for drawing water; urn) +‎ -la (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

sitella f (genitive sitellae); first declension

  1. a voting urn

Declension edit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sitella sitellae
Genitive sitellae sitellārum
Dative sitellae sitellīs
Accusative sitellam sitellās
Ablative sitellā sitellīs
Vocative sitella sitellae

Descendants edit

(See also *sitellus)

  • Franco-Provençal: séla, cëla, sella
  • Lombard: sidèla, sedèla
  • Romansch: sadeala, sadela

References edit

Further reading edit

  • sitella”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sitella in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.