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EnglishEdit

 
An engraving of Priapus holding a pile of fruit, symbolizing his influence over fertility and abundance.

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Priāpus, from Ancient Greek Πρίαπος (Príapos).

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Proper nounEdit

Priapus

  1. (Greek mythology) The son of Aphrodite and Dionysus, god of procreation, and guardian of gardens and vineyards; personification of the phallus.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Πρῐ́ᾱπος (Príāpos).

Proper nounEdit

Priāpus m (genitive Priāpī); second declension

  1. (Greek mythology) Priapus, god of procreation

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Priāpus
genitive Priāpī
dative Priāpō
accusative Priāpum
ablative Priāpō
vocative Priāpe