homicidium

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

homō (man) +‎ -cīdium

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

homicīdium n (genitive homicīdiī or homicīdī); second declension

  1. homicide, manslaughter, murder

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative homicīdium homicīdia
Genitive homicīdiī
homicīdī1
homicīdiōrum
Dative homicīdiō homicīdiīs
Accusative homicīdium homicīdia
Ablative homicīdiō homicīdiīs
Vocative homicīdium homicīdia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: omicidio
  • Portuguese: homizio, homicídio (borrowing)
  • Spanish: homicidio (borrowing)

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