votivus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vōtum (vow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vōtīvus m (feminine vōtīva, neuter vōtīvum); first/second declension

  1. Of or pertaining to a vow; promised by a vow, given in consequence of a vow; vowed, votive.
  2. Desired, longed or wished for.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative vōtīvus vōtīva vōtīvum vōtīvī vōtīvae vōtīva
genitive vōtīvī vōtīvae vōtīvī vōtīvōrum vōtīvārum vōtīvōrum
dative vōtīvō vōtīvae vōtīvō vōtīvīs vōtīvīs vōtīvīs
accusative vōtīvum vōtīvam vōtīvum vōtīvōs vōtīvās vōtīva
ablative vōtīvō vōtīvā vōtīvō vōtīvīs vōtīvīs vōtīvīs
vocative vōtīve vōtīva vōtīvum vōtīvī vōtīvae vōtīva

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References[edit]

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