Pocket Oxford Latin Dictionary

Packed with extra features, this intermediate-level dictionary is designed specifically to fit the needs of today’s student. Compact and practical, it covers over 45,000 words and phrases, and includes a guide to Latin grammar, extra notes on difficult words and constructions, and useful appendices on topics such as money, weights and measures. This major new edition replaces ISBN 0-19-860283-9.

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This edition of the Pocket Oxford Latin Dictionary offers essential coverage of Latin words and grammar, as well as extra information on Roman history and culture. It takes account of the latest research into Latin, and is designed specifically to fit the needs of today's student. It covers over 45,000 words and phrases, including additions from the writings of Plautus and Terence, and from the study of Silver Latin. Common irregular verb parts are given asheadwords for greater clarity, and boxed notes provide help with language usage, and with difficult words and constructions.There are appendices on historical, mythological, and geographical names; money, dates, times, weights and measures; plus poetic metre and medieval Latin. With a timeline of important dates, and biographies on Roman writers, this edition is packed with interesting and essential information on Roman history and culture.Also with pronunciation help and a guide to Latin grammar, this compact and affordable dictionary is a necessity for all students and adult learners of Latin.

Additional information

Weight 448 g
Dimensions 195 × 129 × 36 mm
Author

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Imprint

Oxford University Press

Cover

Paperback

Pages

481

Language

English

Edition

Revised Edition

Dewey

473.21 (edition:23)

Readership

Secondary / Code: E