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sacerdotium

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from sacerdōs (priest) +‎ -ium (noun-forming suffix).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /sa.kerˈdoː.ti.um/, [sa.kɛrˈdoː.tɪ.ũ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /sa.t͡ʃerˈdo.t͡si.um/, [sa.t͡ʃerˈdɔː.t͡si̯um], [sa.t͡ʃɛrˈdɔː.t͡si̯um]

NounEdit

sacerdōtium n (genitive sacerdōtiī); second declension

  1. An office of priests, priesthood.

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sacerdōtium sacerdōtia
genitive sacerdōtiī sacerdōtiōrum
dative sacerdōtiō sacerdōtiīs
accusative sacerdōtium sacerdōtia
ablative sacerdōtiō sacerdōtiīs
vocative sacerdōtium sacerdōtia

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