LatinEdit

Latin numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: novem
    Ordinal: nōnus
    Adverbial: noviēs
    Multiplier: novemplus, novemplex, nonuplus, nonuplex, noncuplus, noncuplex, novemcuplus, novemcuplex
    Distributive: novēnī
    Fractional: nōnus

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *novenos (expected *nūnus was adapted to novem), from novem (nine).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

nōnus (feminine nōna, neuter nōnum); first/second-declension numeral

  1. ninth (previous: octavus, next: decimus)
    Terra nona.
    The ninth land.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative nōnus nōna nōnum nōnī nōnae nōna
Genitive nōnī nōnae nōnī nōnōrum nōnārum nōnōrum
Dative nōnō nōnō nōnīs
Accusative nōnum nōnam nōnum nōnōs nōnās nōna
Ablative nōnō nōnā nōnō nōnīs
Vocative nōne nōna nōnum nōnī nōnae nōna

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: noen
  • English: noon
  • Icelandic: nón
  • Irish: nóin
  • Italian: nono
  • Portuguese: nono
  • Spanish: nono
  • Welsh: nawn

ReferencesEdit

  • nonus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nonus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nonus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) on the day after, which was September 5th: postridie qui fuit dies Non. Sept. (Nonarum Septembrium) (Att. 4. 1. 5)
  • nonus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • H. H. Mallinckrodt, Latijn Nederlands woordenboek (Aula n° 24), Utrecht-Antwerpen, Spectrum, 1959 [Latin - Dutch dictionary in Dutch]