votum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From voveō (vow).

Noun[edit]

vōtum n (genitive vōtī); second declension

  1. promise, dedication, vow
  2. determination, will, desire
  3. prayer

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vōtum vōta
genitive vōtī vōtōrum
dative vōtō vōtīs
accusative vōtum vōta
ablative vōtō vōtīs
vocative vōtum vōta

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References[edit]

  • votum in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • vow in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911