Dominus

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Etymology[edit]

See dominus (lord, master of a house) and the translation etymology at Lord (God; Jesus Christ).

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Dominus m (genitive Dominī); second declension

  1. (religion) The Lord, the God of Abraham and the Hebrew Tanakh; (Christian) God the Father
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Daniel 1:2
      ...et tradidit Dominus in manu eius Ioachim regem Iudae
      ..."And the Lord gave Jehoiakim king of Judah into his hand."

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular
nominative Dominus
genitive Dominī
dative Dominō
accusative Dominum
ablative Dominō
vocative Domine

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