EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English [Term?], from Latin mūtuum (loan), neuter substantive of mūtuus (borrowed, lent).

NounEdit

mutuum (plural mutuums or mutua)

  1. (Roman law, civil law) A loan of a fungible thing to be restored by a similar thing of the same kind, quantity, and quality.
  2. A contract in which movables are loaned in this way.

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Substantive of mūtuus (borrowed, lent).

NounEdit

mūtuum n (genitive mūtuī); second declension

  1. loan
  2. accusative singular of mūtuum
  3. vocative singular of mūtuum
DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mūtuum mūtua
Genitive mūtuī mūtuōrum
Dative mūtuō mūtuīs
Accusative mūtuum mūtua
Ablative mūtuō mūtuīs
Vocative mūtuum mūtua

Etymology 2Edit

Inflection form of mūtuus (borrowed, lent).

AdjectiveEdit

mūtuum

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

ReferencesEdit

  • mutuum in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • mutuum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mutuum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin