lucubratio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lūcubrō (work by night, candlelight or lamplight; compose by night, candlelight or lamplight).

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Noun[edit]

lūcubrātiō f (genitive lūcubrātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of working by night, candlelight or lamplight; lucubration, nocturnal study, night work.
  2. Anything made, produced or composed at night, candlelight or lamplight; lucubration, night work.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lūcubrātiō lūcubrātiōnēs
genitive lūcubrātiōnis lūcubrātiōnum
dative lūcubrātiōnī lūcubrātiōnibus
accusative lūcubrātiōnem lūcubrātiōnēs
ablative lūcubrātiōne lūcubrātiōnibus
vocative lūcubrātiō lūcubrātiōnēs

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References[edit]

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