meritum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From meritus, perfect passive participle of mereō.

Noun[edit]

meritum n (genitive meritī); second declension

  1. merit, service, deserts
  2. value, reward, benefit, kindness
  3. fault, blame, demerit
  4. grounds, reason

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative meritum merita
genitive meritī meritōrum
dative meritō meritīs
accusative meritum merita
ablative meritō meritīs
vocative meritum merita

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