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Latin Culture Vocab

insula apartment building
tabernae shop
officinae shop
atrium entranceway
compluvium hole in ceiling for water
impluvium basin to catch water
latrina bathroom
tablinum master's study
triclinium dining room
hortus garden
peristylum courtyard
culina kitchen
ostiarius doorkeeper or butler
nomenclator receptionist
atrium reception room or entranceway
alae wings or alcoves
imagines death masks
cubicula bedroom
lectus bed and couch
scamnum foot stool
fulcrum head rest in bed and elbow rest on couch
mensae table
secunda mensa dessert
sellae seats: stools, benches, and chairs w/ or w/o arms
sarcophagus coffin
arca chest
armarium cupboard
scrinium cylindrical box for books
lucerna or lychni lamp
ientaculum breakfast
prandium lunch
cena dinner
Created by: jumpthemoon



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