refrigerium

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin refrigerium

NounEdit

refrigerium

  1. (obsolete) Cooling refreshment; refrigeration.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for refrigerium in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


LatinEdit

NounEdit

refrīgerium n (genitive refrīgeriī or refrīgerī); second declension

  1. cooling
  2. mitigation, consolation

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative refrīgerium refrīgeria
Genitive refrīgeriī
refrīgerī1
refrīgeriōrum
Dative refrīgeriō refrīgeriīs
Accusative refrīgerium refrīgeria
Ablative refrīgeriō refrīgeriīs
Vocative refrīgerium refrīgeria

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

DescendantsEdit

  • English: refrigerium
  • Portuguese: refrigério
  • Spanish: refrigerio

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