triumphus

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Latin triumpus, via Etruscan *𐌕𐌓𐌉𐌀𐌌𐌐𐌄 (θriampe), ultimately from Ancient Greek θρίαμβος (thríambos, thriambos, a hymn to Dionysus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

triumphus m (genitive triumphī); second declension

  1. translating Greek θρίαμβος, a hymn in honor of Bacchus
  2. triumpe (vocative case, addressing Thriambus), a ritual exclamation of the Arval brothers
  3. the Roman Triumph, a ceremonial procession in celebration of a military victory
  4. generally, any celebration of victory, triumph (Cicero, Plinius)

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative triumphus triumphī
genitive triumphī triumphōrum
dative triumphō triumphīs
accusative triumphum triumphōs
ablative triumphō triumphīs
vocative triumphe triumphī

Descendants[edit]