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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *dōnom, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃nom, from *deh₃-.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈdoː.num/, [ˈd̪oː.n̪ʊ̃ˑ]
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NounEdit

dōnum n (genitive dōnī); second declension

  1. gift, present
  2. offering, sacrifice

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dōnum dōna
Genitive dōnī dōnōrum
Dative dōnō dōnīs
Accusative dōnum dōna
Ablative dōnō dōnīs
Vocative dōnum dōna

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DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: doa
  • Italian: dono
  • Old French: don

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