apostolus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ἀπόστολος (apóstolos, one who is sent”; “messenger”, “envoy”, “ambassador”; “Apostle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

apostolus m (genitive apostolī); second declension

  1. a notice sent to a higher tribunal or judge
  2. Apostle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative apostolus apostolī
genitive apostolī apostolōrum
dative apostolō apostolīs
accusative apostolum apostolōs
ablative apostolō apostolīs
vocative apostole apostolī

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