See also: Lucius

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From lūx (light).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lūcius m (genitive lūciī or lūcī); second declension

  1. a fish, probably the pike

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative lūcius lūciī
Genitive lūciī
lūcī1
lūciōrum
Dative lūciō lūciīs
Accusative lūcium lūciōs
Ablative lūciō lūciīs
Vocative lūcie lūciī

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

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: lluç
  • English: lucy
  • Old French: lus
  • Italian: luccio
  • Piedmontese: luss
  • Spanish: lucio

ReferencesEdit

  • lucius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lucius in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • lucius in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • lucius in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • Rauch, Irmengard & Carr, Gerald (2011): Methodology in Transition