agnomen

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

agnomen (plural agnomina)

  1. An additional cognomen given, as an honour, to a Roman citizen.

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LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • adgnōmen

EtymologyEdit

From ad- (to, towards, at) + nōmen (name; title).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

agnōmen n (genitive agnōminis); third declension

  1. A surname or additional name relating to a specific achievement, characteristic or trait; agnomen.

InflectionEdit

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative agnōmen agnōmina
genitive agnōminis agnōminum
dative agnōminī agnōminibus
accusative agnōmen agnōmina
ablative agnōmine agnōminibus
vocative agnōmen agnōmina

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: agnomen
  • Portuguese: agnome
  • Spanish: agnombre
Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:23