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EtymologyEdit

See dominus (lord, master of a house).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdo.mi.nus/, [ˈdɔ.mɪ.nʊs]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈdo.mi.nus/, [ˈdoː.mi.nus]
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Proper nounEdit

Dominus m (genitive Dominī); second declension

  1. (religion) The Lord, the God of Abraham and the Hebrew Tanakh; (Christian) God the Father
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Daniel 1:2
      ...et tradidit Dominus in manu eius Ioachim regem Iudae
      ..."And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Judah into his hand."
      Sit nomen Domini benedictum.

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Dominus
Genitive Dominī
Dative Dominō
Accusative Dominum
Ablative Dominō
Vocative Domine

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