Latin definition for: tenebra, tenebrae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. concealment
  2. dark corner
  3. darkness (pl.), obscurity
  4. gloom
  5. ignorance
  6. night
  • 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: General, unknown or too common to say

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