dictionarium

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Renaissance Latin, from noun of action dictiō (speaking) +‎ -ārium, from dīcō (say, speak). The word dictiōnārium first occurred in 1481.

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NounEdit

dictiōnārium n (genitive dictiōnāriī); second declension

  1. dictionary

Usage notesEdit

Used especially in book titles, normally with adjective like Dictionarium museologicum or Dictionarium Latino Lusitanicum.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dictiōnārium dictiōnāria
Genitive dictiōnāriī dictiōnāriōrum
Dative dictiōnāriō dictiōnāriīs
Accusative dictiōnārium dictiōnāria
Ablative dictiōnāriō dictiōnāriīs
Vocative dictiōnārium dictiōnāria

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