Cicero

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Etymology[edit]

Latin Cicero, a cognomen in reference to warts (cicer = chickpea). The Latinate form, based on the nominative, displaced Middle English Ciceroun, based on the oblique stem.

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Cicero

  1. The Roman statesman and orator Mārcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BC).

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cicer (chickpea), a reference to his warts.

Proper noun[edit]

Cicerō m (genitive Cicerōnis); third declension

  1. An agnomen held by Marcus Tullius Cicero, a great statesman and orator

Declension[edit]

nominative Cicerō
genitive Cicerōnis
dative Cicerōnī
accusative Cicerōnem
ablative Cicerōne
vocative Cicerō

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