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Latin translation: tectum

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English term or phrase:roof
Latin translation:tectum
Entered by: Carole Reade-Kentros
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08:04 May 10, 2001
English to Latin translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: top of a building
I need another word for roof, preferrably Latin.
Cathy Parker
tectum
Explanation:
roof in Latin = tectum (Genitive : tecti), neuter, second declension
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Carole Reade-Kentros
Local time: 16:48
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Summary of answers provided
natectumCarole Reade-Kentros
natecho, techumbre (specially very high ones) / tettocharlesink


  

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11 mins
techo, techumbre (specially very high ones) / tetto


Explanation:
techo, techumbre are in spanish
tetto, in italian
tetum in latin
regards


    Malgorn Technical Dictionary and my own experience as engineer.
charlesink
Local time: 11:48
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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2 hrs
tectum


Explanation:
roof in Latin = tectum (Genitive : tecti), neuter, second declension



    confirmed latinist !
Carole Reade-Kentros
Local time: 16:48
PRO pts in pair: 4

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