criticus

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: cri‧ti‧cus

Noun[edit]

criticus m (plural critici, diminutive criticusje n)

  1. critic

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κριτικός (kritikós, of or for judging, able to discern), from κρίνω (krínō, I judge).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

criticus m (feminine critica, neuter criticum); first/second declension

  1. (medicine) critical, decisive

Usage notes[edit]

Classical usage of the adjective criticus is almost entirely limited to medical texts.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative criticus critica criticum criticī criticae critica
genitive criticī criticae criticī criticōrum criticārum criticōrum
dative criticō criticae criticō criticīs criticīs criticīs
accusative criticum criticam criticum criticōs criticās critica
ablative criticō criticā criticō criticīs criticīs criticīs
vocative critice critica criticum criticī criticae critica

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

criticus m (genitive criticī); second declension

  1. a critic

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative criticus criticī
genitive criticī criticōrum
dative criticō criticīs
accusative criticum criticōs
ablative criticō criticīs
vocative critice criticī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • criticus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879