talentum

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τάλαντον (talanton, a weight; talent).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

talentum n (genitive talentī); second declension

  1. A Grecian weight, which contained sixty minae or half a hundredweight.
  2. A talent or sum of money; usually the Attic talent (sometimes with magnum).
  3. (New Latin) A marked natural skill or ability

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative talentum talenta
genitive talentī talentōrum
dative talentō talentīs
accusative talentum talenta
ablative talentō talentīs
vocative talentum talenta

Derived termsEdit

  • talentārius

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 5 October 2013, at 04:47