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statue Explained

statue at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['stæ'tʃu:]

statue at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1375, from O.Fr. statue, from L. statua, back-formation from statuere "to cause to stand, set up," from status "a standing, position," from stare "to stand," from PIE base *sta- "stand." Statuary is from 1563. Statuesque is from early 1820s, patterned on picturesque. ///

statue at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: Latin statua, from statuere; STATUTE]// an image of a person or animal that is made in solid material such as stone or metal and is usually large// sculpture// --Churchill's statue stands outside the parliament building.// --A bronze statue was erected in his honour.// statue of// --Statues of Lenin were torn down all across Eastern Europe.//

statue at German => English Of Explained:

effigy

statue at German => English Of Explained:

statue

statue at French => English Of Explained:

statue

statue at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

statue

statue at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

67 Moby Thesaurus words for "statue":
art object, atlas, brainchild, bric-a-brac, bronze, bust, carving,
caryatid, cast, casting, classic, colossus, composition, creation,
design, doll, dolly, dummy, effigy, fantoccini, figure, figurehead,
figurine, gingerbread man, graven image, grotesque, icon, ikon,
image, kitsch, lay figure, man of straw, manikin, mannequin,
marble, marionette, master, masterpiece, masterwork, mobile, model,
monument, museum piece, nude, old master, pasticcio, pastiche,
piece, piece of virtu, portrait bust, puppet, representation,
scarecrow, sculpture, snowman, stabile, statuary, statuette,
still life, study, terra cotta, virtu, wax figure, waxwork,
wood carving, work, work of art

Statue at German => English Of Explained:

Statue [ʃtaːtuːə]nsf
effigy

statue at French => English Of Explained:

statue [staty]
statue

statue at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Sculpture): sculpture, carving, statuary, high relief, low relief, bas relief, intaglio, statue, cast.

statue at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
a figure of a person or an animal in stone, metal, etc., usually the same size as in real life or larger:
a bronze / marble statue * a statue of Apollo

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

Statue \Stat"ue\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Statued}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Statuing}.]
To place, as a statue; to form a statue of; to make into a
statue. ``The whole man becomes as if statued into stone and
earth.'' --Feltham.

Statue \Stat"ue\, n. [F., fr. L. statua (akin to stativus
standing still), fr. stare, statum, to stand. See {Stand}.]
1. The likeness of a living being sculptured or modeled in
some solid substance, as marble, bronze, or wax; an image;
as, a statue of Hercules, or of a lion.

I will raise her statue in pure gold. --Shak.

2. A portrait. [Obs.] --Massinger.

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

statue
n : a sculpture representing a human or animal

statue at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Category: File - :Ushikudaibutsu-ibaraki-japan-daytime-fullimage.jpg|thumb|The Image: [Daibutsu|Ushiku Daibutsu, a statue depicting Amitabha Buddha]+w:Ushiku Daibutsu+|Ushiku Daibutsu, a statue depicting Amitabha Buddha+Ushiku Daibutsu, a statue depicting Amitabha Buddha

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » statua|lang=la, derived from Inter: term » statuo|statuō|set up or erect|lang=la.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK|US Inter: IPA » /ˈstæ.tʃuː/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"st{.tSu:/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-statue.ogg|Audio (US)

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n


  • A three-dimensional work of art, usually representing a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting.

    Hypernyms

    * image, sculpture, simulacrum

    Hyponyms

    * bust, figurine

    Derived terms

    * statued
  • statuelike
  • statuesque

    Related terms

    * statuary
  • statuette

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » three-dimensional work of art
  • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|statujë
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|تمثال|m|tr=timthaal
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|արձան|tr=arjan, Inter: qualifier » of a man Inter: t- » hy|անդրի|tr=andri
  • Azeri: Inter: t+ » az|heykəl
  • Basque: Inter: t- » eu|estatua
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|статуя|f|tr=státuja
  • Inter: trreq » Bengali
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|статуя|f|tr=státuja
  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|estàtua|f
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|雕像|tr=diāoxiàng|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|塑像|tr=sùxiàng|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|socha|f
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|statue|c
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|standbeeld|n
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|statuo
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|kuju
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|standmynd|f
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kuvapatsas
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|statue|f
  • Galician: Inter: t- » gl|estatua|f
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ქანდაკება|tr=k‘andakeba|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Statue|f, Inter: t- » de|Standbild|n
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|άγαλμα|n|tr=ágalma
  • : Inter: trreq » grc
  • Inter: trreq » gu
  • Hawaiian: Inter: tø » haw|kiʻi, Inter: tø » haw|kiʻi kālai ʻia
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|פסל|m|tr=pesel
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|प्रतिमा|tr=pratimā
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|szobor
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|stytta|f
  • Irish: Inter: t+ » ga|dealbh|f, Inter: t- » ga|íomhá|f
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|statua|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|像|tr=ぞう, zō
  • Khmer: Inter: t- » km|រូបចំលាក់|tr=ruup chɑm leak|sc=Khmr, Inter: t+ » km|រូប|tr=ruup|sc=Khmr

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|조상|tr=josang|sc=Hang (Inter: t+ » ko|彫像|sc=Hani), Inter: t- » ko|조각상|tr=jogaksang|sc=Hang
    • Kurdish: Inter: t+ » ku|peykel|m, Inter: t+ » ku|heykel|m, Inter: t+ » ku|senem|m, Inter: t+ » ku|pût|m, Inter: t+ » ku|kelwaş|m
    • Inter: trreq » lo
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|statua|f
    • Latvian: Inter: t- » lv|statuja|f
    • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|statula|f
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|статуа|f|tr=statua
    • Inter: trreq » mt
    • Maori: Inter: t- » mi|pakoko
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » nb|statue|m
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|statue|m
    • Inter: trreq » ang
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|تندیس
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|pomnik|m, Inter: t+ » pl|posąg|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|estátua|f
    • Inter: trreq » Punjabi
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|statuie|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|статуя|f|tr=státuja
    • Samogitian: Inter: tø » sgs|statola|f
    • Inter: trreq » sa
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|buinne|f, Inter: t- » gd|ìomhaigh|f
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|статуа|f|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|statua|f, Inter: t- » sh|кип|m|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|kip|m
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|socha|f
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|kip|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|estatua|f
    • Inter: trreq » sw
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|staty|c, Inter: t+ » sv|stod|c
    • Tamil: Inter: t+ » ta|சிலை, Inter: t+ » ta|உருவம்
    • Telugu: Inter: t+ » te|ప్రతిమ|tr=pratima|sc=Telu, Inter: t+ » te|విగ్రహం|tr=vigrahaM|sc=Telu
    • Thai: Inter: t- » th|รูปปั้น|tr=rôop bpân
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|heykel
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|статуя|f|tr=státuja
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|tượng
    • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|statud|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » statu|ed
  • Inter: transitiv » e To form a statue of; to make into a statue.
    1. Feltham
    2. : The whole man becomes as if statued into stone and earth.

      Anagrams

      * astute


    French

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Fr-statue.ogg|Audio

    Noun

    Inter: fr-noun » f
  • Inter: l » en|statue

    Anagrams

    * tuâtes

  • Italian

    Noun

    statue {{f}}
  • Inter: plural of » statua|lang=it

    Anagrams

    * astute

  • Latin

    Verb

    Inter: la-verb-form » statue
  • Inter: conjugation of » statuo|statuō|2|s|pres|act|imp|lang=la

  • Translation: cs » statue
    Translation: de » statue
    Translation: et » statue
    Translation: el » statue
    Translation: es » statue
    Translation: eo » statue
    Translation: fa » statue
    Translation: fr » statue
    Translation: ga » statue
    Translation: gl » statue
    Translation: ko » statue
    Translation: io » statue
    Translation: it » statue
    Translation: kn » statue
    Translation: ku » statue
    Translation: li » statue
    Translation: hu » statue
    Translation: mg » statue
    Translation: ml » statue
    Translation: my » statue
    Translation: nl » statue
    Translation: pl » statue
    Translation: pt » statue
    Translation: ru » statue
    Translation: fi » statue
    Translation: sv » statue
    Translation: ta » statue
    Translation: te » statue
    Translation: ug » statue
    Translation: vi » statue
    Translation: vo » statue
    Translation: zh » statue

    Statue at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » statue

    German

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » f||Statuen
  • statue

    Synonyms

    * Standbild

  • Translation: de » Statue
    Translation: el » Statue
    Translation: fr » Statue
    Translation: io » Statue
    Translation: it » Statue
    Translation: sw » Statue
    Translation: hu » Statue
    Translation: mg » Statue
    Translation: pl » Statue
    Translation: pt » Statue
    Translation: ru » Statue
    Translation: fi » Statue
    Translation: sv » Statue
    Translation: zh » Statue

    statué at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » statue

    French

    Verb

    Inter: fr-past participl » e
  • Inter: past participle of » statuer|lang=fr

  • Translation: fr » statué