Photinus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Φωτεινός (Phōteinós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Phōtīnus m (genitive Phōtīnī); second declension

  1. A male given name
  2. (so, especially) Photinus (the bishop of Sirmium, founder of a Christian sect, the adherents of which are called Phōtīniānī)
  3. Saint Pothinus (Lyonnais martyr)

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular
nominative Phōtīnus
genitive Phōtīnī
dative Phōtīnō
accusative Phōtīnum
ablative Phōtīnō
vocative Phōtīne

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Phōtīnus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Phōtīnus” on page 1,177/1 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)