Romanus

See also: romanus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rōmānus (Roman).

Proper nounEdit

Rōmānus m (genitive Rōmānī); second declension

  1. A male given name made famous by a martyred 7th-century bishop of Rouen.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Rōmānus Rōmānī
Genitive Rōmānī Rōmānōrum
Dative Rōmānō Rōmānīs
Accusative Rōmānum Rōmānōs
Ablative Rōmānō Rōmānīs
Vocative Rōmāne Rōmānī

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: Ռոմանոս (Ṙomanos) (Romanos)
  • Czech: Roman
  • English: Roman
  • Estonian: Roman
  • French: Romain
  • Galician: Román; Romai (place name)
  • German: Roman

AdjectiveEdit

Rōmānus (feminine Rōmāna, neuter Rōmānum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Alternative letter-case form of rōmānus

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative Rōmānus Rōmāna Rōmānum Rōmānī Rōmānae Rōmāna
Genitive Rōmānī Rōmānae Rōmānī Rōmānōrum Rōmānārum Rōmānōrum
Dative Rōmānō Rōmānō Rōmānīs
Accusative Rōmānum Rōmānam Rōmānum Rōmānōs Rōmānās Rōmāna
Ablative Rōmānō Rōmānā Rōmānō Rōmānīs
Vocative Rōmāne Rōmāna Rōmānum Rōmānī Rōmānae Rōmāna

ReferencesEdit

  • Romanus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Rōma in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
    Rōmānus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Romanus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • Romanus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray