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verbum

AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

verbum (plural verba)

  1. verb

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DanishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin verbum (word).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɛrbɔm/, [ˈvæɐ̯b̥ɔm]

NounEdit

verbum n (singular definite verbet, plural indefinite verber)

  1. (grammar) verb (a word that indicates an action, event, or a state)

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *werβom, from Proto-Indo-European *werdʰo- (word). Confer Umbrian 𐌖𐌄𐌓𐌚𐌀𐌋𐌄 (uerfale).

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NounEdit

verbum n (genitive verbī); second declension

  1. word
    In principio erat Verbum et Verbum erat apud Deum et Deus erat Verbum.
    In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God and God was the Word.
    Res, non verba.
    Actions, not words. (≡ Actions speak louder than words.)
  2. proverb

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative verbum verba
genitive verbī verbōrum
dative verbō verbīs
accusative verbum verba
ablative verbō verbīs
vocative verbum verba

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