The Latin word tri refers to the number 3, so a triangle is a shape with 3 side or 3 angles.
The Latin word for triangle is triangulum. What color is this triangle?
The Latin word quad refers to the number 4, so a quadrangle is a shape with 4 sides or 4 angles.
The Latin word for square is quadratum. What color is this square?
The Latin word for star is stella. What color is this star?
Here is a stella maris
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