tabella

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin tabella

NounEdit

tabella (plural tabellae)

  1. A medicated lozenge or hard electuary.

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /taˈbɛl.la/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlla
  • Hyphenation: ta‧bèl‧la

NounEdit

tabella f (plural tabelle)

  1. table (all senses)
  2. board

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tabula (table) +‎ -la (diminutive suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tabella f (genitive tabellae); first declension

  1. Diminutive of tabula (tablet, board, plank; document):
    1. small board, tablet, or table (for writing)
    2. small piece of wood, board, plank, tray, trough
      • 8 CE, Ovid, Fasti 2.408:
        heu quantum fātī parva tabella tulit!
        Alas, what a weight of destiny a little piece of wood carried!
        (Twin babes Romulus and Remus, having been abandoned, float upon the Tiber.)
    3. plaque, placard, signboard
    4. letter, contract (or similar written document)
    5. ballot, suffrage

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tabella tabellae
Genitive tabellae tabellārum
Dative tabellae tabellīs
Accusative tabellam tabellās
Ablative tabellā tabellīs
Vocative tabella tabellae

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: tavella
  • Welsh: tafell

ReferencesEdit

  • tabella”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tabella”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tabella in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • tabella in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • tabella”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tabella”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian tabella.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

tabella f (plural tabelli)

  1. table

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

tabella f (plural tabellas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of tabela