iulius

See also: Iulius

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Iūlius (Julius), the gens of Julius Caesar. The month quīntīlis was renamed after the emperor Julius Caesar in 44 BC.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

iūlius m (feminine iūlia, neuter iūlium); first/second declension

  1. Of July, the fifth month of the Roman calendar.

Usage notesEdit

In Latin, the month names are used as adjectives. In the Classical period, this adjective modifies a noun identifying a particular day, from which the date was reckoned. In Medieval Latin and later periods, the adjective modifies a numeral for the day of the month.

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative iūlius iūlia iūlium iūliī iūliae iūlia
genitive iūliī iūliae iūliī iūliōrum iūliārum iūliōrum
dative iūliō iūliae iūliō iūliīs iūliīs iūliīs
accusative iūlium iūliam iūlium iūliōs iūliās iūlia
ablative iūliō iūliā iūliō iūliīs iūliīs iūliīs
vocative iūlie iūlia iūlium iūliī iūliae iūlia

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • iūliānus
  • iūliensis

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 9 March 2014, at 18:09