monstrum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From moneō (advise, warn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōnstrum n (genitive mōnstrī); second declension

  1. an evil omen
  2. a monster, monstrosity
  3. (by extension) a thing that evokes fear and wonder

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mōnstrum mōnstra
genitive mōnstrī mōnstrōrum
dative mōnstrō mōnstrīs
accusative mōnstrum mōnstra
ablative mōnstrō mōnstrīs
vocative mōnstrum mōnstra

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mǒnstrum/
  • Hyphenation: mon‧strum

Noun[edit]

mònstrum m (Cyrillic spelling мо̀нструм)

  1. monster

Declension[edit]