effigies

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

effigies

  1. plural of effigy

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

effigies f

  1. plural of effigie

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From effingō (represent, portray).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

effigiēs f (genitive effigiēī); fifth declension

  1. copy, imitation
  2. likeness, portrait, image, effigy, statue

DeclensionEdit

Fifth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative effigiēs effigiēs
Genitive effigiēī effigiērum
Dative effigiēī effigiēbus
Accusative effigiem effigiēs
Ablative effigiē effigiēbus
Vocative effigiēs effigiēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: efígie
  • English: effigy
  • French: effigie
  • Italian: effigie
  • Portuguese: efígie
  • Spanish: efigie

ReferencesEdit

  • effigies in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • effigies in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • effigies in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • effigies in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • effigies in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers