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sacrificulus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sacrificō (make or offer a sacrifice), from sacer (sacred, holy) + faciō (do, make).

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NounEdit

sacrificulus m (genitive sacrificulī); second declension

  1. Someone who conducts a sacrifice; sacrificer, sacrificator, sacrificant.
  2. (with rex) The priest who makes offerings made by the king; a high priest.

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sacrificulus sacrificulī
genitive sacrificulī sacrificulōrum
dative sacrificulō sacrificulīs
accusative sacrificulum sacrificulōs
ablative sacrificulō sacrificulīs
vocative sacrificule sacrificulī

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ReferencesEdit

  • sacrificulus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879