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EtymologyEdit

Late Latin; hybrid compound of Ancient Greek μόνος (mónos, alone, only) + oculus (eye).

NounEdit

monoculus m (genitive monoculī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) a one-eyed man

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative monoculus monoculī
genitive monoculī monoculōrum
dative monoculō monoculīs
accusative monoculum monoculōs
ablative monoculō monoculīs
vocative monocule monoculī

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ReferencesEdit

  • monoculus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “monoculus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • monoculus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • monoculus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016