marmoreus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

marmor +‎ -eus

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

marmoreus (feminine marmorea, neuter marmoreum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. of, pertaining to, made or consisting of marble
  2. resembling marble, marblelike
  3. adorned with statues

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative marmoreus marmorea marmoreum marmoreī marmoreae marmorea
Genitive marmoreī marmoreae marmoreī marmoreōrum marmoreārum marmoreōrum
Dative marmoreō marmoreō marmoreīs
Accusative marmoreum marmoream marmoreum marmoreōs marmoreās marmorea
Ablative marmoreō marmoreā marmoreō marmoreīs
Vocative marmoree marmorea marmoreum marmoreī marmoreae marmorea

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: marmori (learned)
  • Italian: marmoreo

See alsoEdit

Colors in Latin · colōrēs (layout · text)
     candidus, albus, niveus, cēreus, marmoreus, eburneus, cānus      rāvus, pullus, cinereus, cineraceus, plumbeusgrīseus (ML. or NL.)      āter, niger, piceus
             pūniceusmurrinus, rūfus, ruber, russus, rubrīcus, mulleus; cocceus, coccīnus, badius              rutilus, armeniacus, auranteus, aurantiacus; fuscus, colōrius, cervīnus, spādīx              gilvus, helvus, fulvus, flāvus, croceus, pallidus, lūteus, blondinus (ML.)
             galbus, galbinus, lūridus              viridis              prasinus
             cȳaneus              caeruleus, azurīnus (ML.), blavus (ML.)              glaucus; līvidus; venetus
             violāceus, ianthinus, balaustīnus (NL.)              ostrīnus, amethystīnus              purpureus, ātropurpureus, roseus, rosāceus

ReferencesEdit

  • marmoreus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • marmoreus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • marmoreus 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)
  • marmoreus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • marmoreus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016