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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- ‎(to die).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fūnus n ‎(genitive fūneris); third declension

  1. funeral, death

InflectionEdit

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fūnus fūnera
genitive fūneris fūnerum
dative fūnerī fūneribus
accusative fūnus fūnera
ablative fūnere fūneribus
vocative fūnus fūnera

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • funus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • funus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • FUNUS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • funus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be interred (at the expense of the state, at one's own cost): funere efferri or simply efferri (publice; publico, suo sumptu)
    • to carry out the funeral obsequies: funus alicui facere, ducere (Cluent. 9. 28)
    • to attend a person's funeral: funus alicuius exsequi
    • to attend a person's funeral: exsequias alicuius funeris prosequi
    • to celebrate the obsequies: funus or exsequias celebrare
  • funus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • funus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
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