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aurificium

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EtymologyEdit

From aurifex (goldsmith), from aurum (gold) + facio (I do, make).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aurificium n (genitive aurificiī); second declension

  1. A gold-washing site.

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aurificium aurificia
genitive aurificiī aurificiōrum
dative aurificiō aurificiīs
accusative aurificium aurificia
ablative aurificiō aurificiīs
vocative aurificium aurificia

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “aurificium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre