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NounEdit

mundus

  1. plural of mundu

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Two possibilities include:

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mundus (feminine munda, neuter mundum, comparative mundior, superlative mundissimus, adverb munditer); first/second-declension adjective

  1. clean, pure; neat
  2. nice, fine, elegant, sophisticated
  3. decorated, adorned
DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mundus munda mundum mundī mundae munda
Genitive mundī mundae mundī mundōrum mundārum mundōrum
Dative mundō mundō mundīs
Accusative mundum mundam mundum mundōs mundās munda
Ablative mundō mundā mundō mundīs
Vocative munde munda mundum mundī mundae munda
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From mundus (see above).

NounEdit

mundus m (genitive mundī); second declension

  1. ornaments, decorations, dress (of a woman)
  2. implement
  3. (Late Latin, Medieval Latin) the universe, the world, esp. the heavens and the heavenly bodies
    Sic enim dilexit Deus mundum ut filium suum unigenitum daret ut omnis qui credit in eum non pereat sed habeat vitam aeternam.
    For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
  4. the inhabitants of the earth, mankind
  5. (Medieval Latin) a century
  6. (Medieval Latin) a group of people
DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mundus mundī
Genitive mundī mundōrum
Dative mundō mundīs
Accusative mundum mundōs
Ablative mundō mundīs
Vocative munde mundī
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mundus1 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mundus2 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mundus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mundus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • 1 mundus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • 2 mundus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the universe: rerum or mundi universitas
    • the perfect harmony of the universe: totius mundi convenientia et consensus
    • God made the world: deus mundum aedificavit, fabricatus est, effecit (not creavit)
    • God is the Creator of the world: deus est mundi procreator (not creator), aedificator, fabricator, opifex rerum
    • a citizen of the world; cosmopolitan: mundanus, mundi civis et incola (Tusc. 5. 37)
  • mundus in Samuel Ball Platner (1929), Thomas Ashby, editor, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, London: Oxford University Press