unctura

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from ungō.

NounEdit

ūnctūra f (genitive ūnctūrae); first declension

  1. an anointing (of the dead)

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ūnctūra ūnctūrae
Genitive ūnctūrae ūnctūrārum
Dative ūnctūrae ūnctūrīs
Accusative ūnctūram ūnctūrās
Ablative ūnctūrā ūnctūrīs
Vocative ūnctūra ūnctūrae

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Albanian: yndyrë
  • Aromanian: umturã
  • Middle French: ointure
  • Portuguese: untura
  • Romanian: untură
  • Spanish: untura

ReferencesEdit

  • unctura in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • unctura in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • unctura in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette