iulius

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Etymology[edit]

From Iūlius (Julius), the gens of Julius Caesar. The month quīntīlis was renamed after the emperor Julius Caesar in 44 BC.

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iūlius m (feminine iūlia, neuter iūlium); first/second declension

  1. Of July, the fifth month of the Roman calendar.

Usage notes[edit]

In Latin, the month names are used as adjectives. In the Classical period, this adjective modifies a noun identifying a particular day, from which the date was reckoned. In Medieval Latin and later periods, the adjective modifies a numeral for the day of the month.

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First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative iūlius iūlia iūlium iūliī iūliae iūlia
genitive iūliī iūliae iūliī iūliōrum iūliārum iūliōrum
dative iūliō iūliae iūliō iūliīs iūliīs iūliīs
accusative iūlium iūliam iūlium iūliōs iūliās iūlia
ablative iūliō iūliā iūliō iūliīs iūliīs iūliīs
vocative iūlie iūlia iūlium iūliī iūliae iūlia

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