Ianus

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See also: ianus and -ianus

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From iānus (arcade, covered passageway), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey- (to go), same source as Old Church Slavonic ꙗдо (jado, to travel) and Sanskrit यान (yāna, path).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Iānus m sg (genitive Iānī); second declension

  1. The god Janus.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Iānus
Genitive Iānī
Dative Iānō
Accusative Iānum
Ablative Iānō
Vocative Iāne

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References[edit]

  • Ianus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers