malum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin malum

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

malum (plural malums)

  1. an evil or wrongdoing.

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From malus (evil, wicked).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

malum

  1. nominative neuter singular of malus
  2. accusative masculine singular of malus
  3. accusative neuter singular of malus
  4. vocative neuter singular of malus

NounEdit

malum n (genitive malī); second declension

  1. an evil, misfortune, calamity
  2. harm, injury
InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative malum mala
genitive malī malōrum
dative malō malīs
accusative malum mala
ablative malō malīs
vocative malum mala

DescendantsEdit

InterjectionEdit

malum!

  1. damn!, fuck!, alas!, misery!
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Menaechmi 2.3.389.390
      Certainly you did, for yourself and your parasite."
      "For who? Fuck, parasite? Surely this woman isn't quite right in her senses.

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Etymology 2Edit

mālum (an apple)

From Ancient Greek μῆλον (mēlon, tree, fruit).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mālum n (genitive mālī); second declension

  1. apple (fruit)
  2. the plant Aristolochia
InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mālum māla
genitive mālī mālōrum
dative mālō mālīs
accusative mālum māla
ablative mālō mālīs
vocative mālum māla
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Last modified on 22 April 2014, at 17:40