proverbium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from prō- (for, on behalf of) +‎ verbum (word) +‎ -ium (nominal suffix).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • dated: aduerbium

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prōverbium n (genitive prōverbiī); second declension

  1. proverb, saying, saw, maxim, adage

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative prōverbium prōverbia
genitive prōverbiī prōverbiōrum
dative prōverbiō prōverbiīs
accusative prōverbium prōverbia
ablative prōverbiō prōverbiīs
vocative prōverbium prōverbia

Descendants[edit]