See also: Oriundus



From orior (I rise up, originate, appear) + -undus.



oriundus (feminine oriunda, neuter oriundum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. descended from
  2. born in
    E Gallia oriundus sum. - I am from France.


First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative oriundus oriunda oriundum oriundī oriundae oriunda
Genitive oriundī oriundae oriundī oriundōrum oriundārum oriundōrum
Dative oriundō oriundō oriundīs
Accusative oriundum oriundam oriundum oriundōs oriundās oriunda
Ablative oriundō oriundā oriundō oriundīs
Vocative oriunde oriunda oriundum oriundī oriundae oriunda


  • Italian: oriundo
  • Portuguese: oriundo
  • Spanish: oriundo


  • oriundus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • oriundus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • oriundus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a native of Rome: Romae natus, (a) Roma oriundus
    • a native of England: ortus ab Anglis or oriundus ex Anglis
  • oriundus in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly