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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin dēnārius.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

denarius ‎(plural denarii or denariuses)

  1. A small silver coin issued during the Roman Empire, equal to 10 asses or 4 sesterces.

Usage notesEdit

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dēnī ‎(ten each) +‎ -ārius.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deː.ˈnaː.rɪ.ʊs/

AdjectiveEdit

dēnārius m ‎(feminine dēnāria, neuter dēnārium); first/second declension

  1. Containing or consisting of ten things
  2. denary

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative dēnārius dēnāria dēnārium dēnāriī dēnāriae dēnāria
genitive dēnāriī dēnāriae dēnāriī dēnāriōrum dēnāriārum dēnāriōrum
dative dēnāriō dēnāriō dēnāriīs
accusative dēnārium dēnāriam dēnārium dēnāriōs dēnāriās dēnāria
ablative dēnāriō dēnāriā dēnāriō dēnāriīs
vocative dēnārie dēnāria dēnārium dēnāriī dēnāriae dēnāria

NounEdit

dēnārius m ‎(genitive dēnārii); second declension

  1. denarius (due to a single coin's value of 10 asses each)

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dēnārius dēnāriī
genitive dēnāriī dēnāriōrum
dative dēnāriō dēnāriīs
accusative dēnārium dēnāriōs
ablative dēnāriō dēnāriīs
vocative dēnārie dēnāriī

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • denarius in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • denarius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • DENARIUS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • denarius in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • corn had gone up to 50 denarii the bushel: ad denarios L in singulos modios annona pervenerat
  • denarius in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • denarius in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
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