Definition of luminare
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LNS
lūmināre, lūmināris
lumen
noun (n., 3rd pure I-stem declension)
  1. that whieh gives light, a light-giver
  2. A luminary, a heavenly body
  3. A light, lamp
  4. A window-shutter, window
Abbreviations
lūmināre, āris, n. lumen, that whieh gives light, a light-giver (mostly in plur.). A luminary, a heavenly body: fecitque Deus duo luminaria magna, Vulg. Gen. 1, 16.

— A light, lamp, burned in the Jewish temple and in Christian churches, Vulg. Exod. 35, 8 (cf. lucerna): accenduntur luminaria, Hier. adv. Vigil. 3.

— A window-shutter, window: luminaria lata, Cato, R. R. 14: octavam partem tolli luminarium aedium ad Streniae memineris, Cic. Att. 15, 26, 4.
 
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