auxilium

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EtymologyEdit

From augeō ‎(spread, honor, promote).

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NounEdit

auxilium n ‎(genitive auxiliī); second declension

  1. help, aid
  2. (medicine) antidote, remedy
  3. accusative singular of auxilium
  4. vocative singular of auxilium

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative auxilium auxilia
genitive auxiliī auxiliōrum
dative auxiliō auxiliīs
accusative auxilium auxilia
ablative auxiliō auxiliīs
vocative auxilium auxilia

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ReferencesEdit

  • auxilium” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • auxilium” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to bring aid to; to rescue: auxilium, opem, salutem ferre alicui
    • to be reduced to one's last resource: ad extremum auxilium descendere
    • prompt assistance: auxilium praesens
    • (ambiguous) to come to assist any one: auxilio alicui venire
    • (ambiguous) to summon auxiliary troops: auxilia arcessere
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