Arminius

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Arminius, probably from Proto-Germanic *ermunaz, but has been associated, at least since the 16th century, with the name Herman, German Hermann.

Proper noun[edit]

Arminius

  1. (historical) A chieftain of the Cherusci (an ancient Germanic tribe) who defeated the Romans in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest.
  2. Jacobus Arminius, Dutch theologian and founder of Arminianism.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maybe from Proto-Germanic *ermunaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Arminius m (genitive Arminiī); second declension

  1. Arminius

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Arminius
genitive Arminiī
dative Arminiō
accusative Arminium
ablative Arminiō
vocative Arminie

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