obsequium

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Etymology[edit]

From obsequor (submit to, yield to).

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obsequium n (genitive obsequiī); second declension

  1. Complaisance, yielding, compliance; deference, allegiance, obedience, obsequiousness.

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Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative obsequium obsequia
genitive obsequiī obsequiōrum
dative obsequiō obsequiīs
accusative obsequium obsequia
ablative obsequiō obsequiīs
vocative obsequium obsequia

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References[edit]

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