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idolum

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

idolum (plural idola)

  1. An insubstantial image; a spectre or phantom
  2. A misconception or fallacy

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek εἴδωλον (eídōlon, image; idol), from εἶδος (eîdos, form).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

īdōlum n (genitive īdōlī); second declension

  1. image, form, especially a spectre, apparition or ghost
  2. (Late Latin, Christianity) idol

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative īdōlum īdōla
genitive īdōlī īdōlōrum
dative īdōlō īdōlīs
accusative īdōlum īdōla
ablative īdōlō īdōlīs
vocative īdōlum īdōla

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