Aegidius

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See also: Ägidius

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin Aegīdius, from Ancient Greek, meaning "kid skin" (sometimes interpreted as "the protecting").

Proper noun[edit]

Aegidius

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek of historical use.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably derived from aegis (shield), from Ancient Greek αἰγίς (aigís, goatskin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Aegīdius m sg (genitive Aegīdiī or Aegīdī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Aegīdius
Genitive Aegīdiī
Aegīdī1
Dative Aegīdiō
Accusative Aegīdium
Ablative Aegīdiō
Vocative Aegīdī

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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