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mortuarium

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin mortuārium (receptacle for the dead; mortuary), neuter form of mortuārius (of or pertaining to the dead), from Latin mortuus, perfect passive participle of morior (I die).

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mortuarium n (plural mortuariums or mortuaria, diminutive mortuariumpje n)

  1. mortuary

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Substantive of mortuārius (of or pertaining to the dead), from mortuus, perfect passive participle of morior (I die).

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NounEdit

mortuārium n (genitive mortuāriī); second declension

  1. A receptacle for the dead; mortuary.

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mortuārium mortuāria
genitive mortuāriī mortuāriōrum
dative mortuāriō mortuāriīs
accusative mortuārium mortuāria
ablative mortuāriō mortuāriīs
vocative mortuārium mortuāria

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