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EtymologyEdit

prae- +‎ iūdicium; compare also praeiūdicō.

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NounEdit

praeiūdicium n (genitive praeiūdiciī); second declension

  1. precedent, example
  2. prejudgment

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative praeiūdicium praeiūdicia
Genitive praeiūdiciī
praeiūdicī1
praeiūdiciōrum
Dative praeiūdiciō praeiūdiciīs
Accusative praeiūdicium praeiūdicia
Ablative praeiūdiciō praeiūdiciīs
Vocative praeiūdicium praeiūdicia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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ReferencesEdit

  • praeiudicium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • praeiudicium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • prejudice: opinio praeiudicata, also simply opinio (not praeiudicium = a preliminary decision)
  • praeiudicium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers