aureolus

See also: Aureolus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive from aureus (golden; gilded) +‎ -olus, from aurum (gold).

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AdjectiveEdit

aureolus m (feminine aureola, neuter aureolum); first/second declension

  1. Made of gold, golden.
  2. Adorned, covered or decorated with gold, gilded.
  3. Of the color of gold, golden.
  4. (figuratively) Golden, beautiful, splendid, magnificent, excellent.

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative aureolus aureola aureolum aureolī aureolae aureola
genitive aureolī aureolae aureolī aureolōrum aureolārum aureolōrum
dative aureolō aureolae aureolō aureolīs aureolīs aureolīs
accusative aureolum aureolam aureolum aureolōs aureolās aureola
ablative aureolō aureolā aureolō aureolīs aureolīs aureolīs
vocative aureole aureola aureolum aureolī aureolae aureola

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ReferencesEdit

  • aureolus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 16:15