pigmentum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pingō (I paint).

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Noun[edit]

pigmentum n (genitive pigmentī); second declension

  1. A material for coloring; color, paint, pigment, dye.
  2. (figuratively, of style) Ornament, coloring.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pigmentum pigmenta
genitive pigmentī pigmentōrum
dative pigmentō pigmentīs
accusative pigmentum pigmenta
ablative pigmentō pigmentīs
vocative pigmentum pigmenta

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References[edit]

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