LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *aiðes, genitive of *aits, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éydʰ-s, from *h₂eydʰ- (to ignite; fire).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aedis f (genitive aedis); third declension

  1. temple, shrine
  2. tomb
  3. room
  4. (in the singular) dwelling (of gods)
  5. (in the plural) house, abode (for people)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative aedis aedēs
Genitive aedis aedium
Dative aedī aedibus
Accusative aedem aedēs
aedīs
Ablative aede aedibus
Vocative aedis aedēs

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • aedis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aedis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • aedis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette