monachus

See also: Monachus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μοναχός (monachos, single, solitary), from μόνος (monos, alone)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

monachus m (genitive monachī); second declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) monk (male member of a religious community)

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative monachus monachī
genitive monachī monachōrum
dative monachō monachīs
accusative monachum monachōs
ablative monachō monachīs
vocative monache monachī

Related termsEdit

  • monacha
  • monachalis
  • monachatus
  • monachicus
  • monachīlis

DescendantsEdit

  • Scottish Gaelic: manach
  • Slovak: mních
  • Slovene: menih
  • Spanish: monje
  • Swahili: mmonaki
  • Swedish: munk
  • Võro: muuk
  • Welsh: mynach
  • West Frisian: muonts

See alsoEdit

  • abbatus
Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 11:52