cubiculum

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cubiculum (bedroom), from cubō (lie down)

Noun[edit]

cubiculum (plural cubiculums or cubicula)

  1. A small room, especially a bedroom, typically those small rooms found on the upper floor of a Roman house.
  2. A small room carved out of the wall of a catacomb, used as mortuary chapels, and in Roman times, for Christian worship.

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Etymology[edit]

From cubō (lie down).

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Noun[edit]

cubiculum n (genitive cubiculī); second declension

  1. A small bedroom; bedchamber.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cubiculum cubicula
genitive cubiculī cubiculōrum
dative cubiculō cubiculīs
accusative cubiculum cubicula
ablative cubiculō cubiculīs
vocative cubiculum cubicula

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