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EtymologyEdit

From mellificus (fit for making honey; honey-making), from mel (honey) + faciō (do, make).

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NounEdit

mellificium n (genitive mellificiī or mellificī); second declension

  1. The making of honey.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mellificium mellificia
Genitive mellificiī
mellificī1
mellificiōrum
Dative mellificiō mellificiīs
Accusative mellificium mellificia
Ablative mellificiō mellificiīs
Vocative mellificium mellificia

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

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