lucubratiuncula

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of lūcubrātiō (the act of working by night, candlelight or lamplight), from lūcubrō (work by night, candlelight or lamplight; compose by night, candlelight or lamplight).

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Noun[edit]

lūcubrātiuncula f (genitive lūcubrātiunculae); first declension

  1. The act of working by night; lucubration, nocturnal study, night work.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lūcubrātiuncula lūcubrātiunculae
genitive lūcubrātiunculae lūcubrātiunculārum
dative lūcubrātiunculae lūcubrātiunculīs
accusative lūcubrātiunculam lūcubrātiunculās
ablative lūcubrātiunculā lūcubrātiunculīs
vocative lūcubrātiuncula lūcubrātiunculae

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References[edit]

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