rosarium

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rosārium. Doublet of rosary and Rosario.

NounEdit

rosarium (plural rosariums or rosaria)

  1. A rose-garden. [from 19th c.]

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rosa (rose) +‎ -ārium (place for).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rosārium n (genitive rosāriī or rosārī); second declension

  1. a rose-garden
  2. a rosary

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rosārium rosāria
Genitive rosāriī
rosārī1
rosāriōrum
Dative rosāriō rosāriīs
Accusative rosārium rosāria
Ablative rosāriō rosāriīs
Vocative rosārium rosāria

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

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ReferencesEdit

  • rosarium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rosarium in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • rosarium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • rosarium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016