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scriptoria Explained

scriptoria at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {scriptorium}

Scriptoria at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Scriptorium \Scrip*to"ri*um\, n.; pl. {Scriptoria}. [LL. See
{Scriptory}.]
In an abbey or monastery, the room set apart for writing or
copying manuscripts; in general, a room devoted to writing.

Writing rooms, or scriptoria, where the chief works of
Latin literature . . . were copied and illuminated.
--J. R. Green.

scriptoria at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

scriptoria
See {scriptorium}

scriptoria at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

scriptoria
  • Inter: plural of » scriptorium

  • Category: Category:English plurals ending in "-a" -
    Translation: ar » scriptoria
    Translation: fr » scriptoria
    Translation: ku » scriptoria
    Translation: my » scriptoria
    Translation: vi » scriptoria