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Latin titulus

NounEdit

titulus (plural tituli)

  1. A caption, title or other inscription, especially an Ancient Roman type.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Most likely from Etruscan.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

titulus m (genitive titulī); second declension

  1. title
  2. placard, tablet
  3. inscription
  4. epitaph

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative titulus titulī
genitive titulī titulōrum
dative titulō titulīs
accusative titulum titulōs
ablative titulō titulīs
vocative titule titulī

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • titulus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • titulus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “titulus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • titulus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • titulus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  1. ^ Ostler, Ad Infinitum: A Biography of Latin, p. 43