Origin of candelabrumL: see chandelier
nounpl. can·de·la·bra or can·de·la·brums
Origin of candelabrumLatin cand&emacron;l&amacron;brum, candlestick, from cand&emacron;la, candle; see candle.
- Candelabra is much more common as the plural of candelabrum than candelabrums.
From Latin candēlābrum (“candlestick”), from candēla (“candle”).