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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

For *volvimen, *volvumen, from volvō (roll, turn about) +‎ -men (noun-forming suffix); hence literally "a thing that is rolled".

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

volūmen n (genitive volūminis); third declension

  1. book, volume, roll, scroll
  2. revolution, turn
  3. (poetic) fold, coil, whirl

InflectionEdit

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative volūmen volūmina
genitive volūminis volūminum
dative volūminī volūminibus
accusative volūmen volūmina
ablative volūmine volūminibus
vocative volūmen volūmina

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ReferencesEdit

  • volumen in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • volumen in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “volumen”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • volumen” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to open a book: volumen explicare
  • volumen in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

volúmen m (Cyrillic spelling волу́мен)

  1. volume (measure of space)

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

volumen m (plural volúmenes)

  1. volume