Latin definition for: materia, materiae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. wood (building material), lumber, timber
  2. woody branch/growth/part of tree
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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