commentarius

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From commentor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

commentārius m (genitive commentāriī or commentārī); second declension

  1. memorandum, notebook
Commentarii de Bello GallicoCommentaries on the Gallic War

(writen by Julius Caesar)

  1. diary, journal
  2. (law) a brief

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative commentārius commentāriī
Genitive commentāriī
commentārī1
commentāriōrum
Dative commentāriō commentāriīs
Accusative commentārium commentāriōs
Ablative commentāriō commentāriīs
Vocative commentārie commentāriī

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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ReferencesEdit

  • commentarius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • commentarius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • commentarius in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to enter a thing in one's note-book: aliquid in commentarios suos referre (Tusc. 3. 22. 54)
  • commentarius in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • commentarius in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • commentarius in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin