-arium

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ārium.

Suffix[edit]

-arium

  1. A place associated with a specified thing.
  2. A device associated with a specified function.

Usage notes[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page as described here.
Particularly: “Some specific use of -ārius?”

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ārium n (genitive -āriī); second declension

  1. Used to form nouns denoting a "place where things are kept" from other nouns.
    armārium (closet, chest), from arma (weapons, tools)
    sōlārium (sundial, house-top), from sōl (sun)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative -ārium -āria
genitive -āriī -āriōrum
dative -āriō -āriīs
accusative -ārium -āria
ablative -āriō -āriīs
vocative -ārium -āria

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]