Lucius

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin Lucius, a common Roman praenomen deriving from lux (light).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈluːsɪəs/, /ˈluːʃəs/

Proper noun[edit]

Lucius

  1. A male given name ; rather rare in English.
    • Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (praenominal abbreviation): L.

Etymology[edit]

From lux (light), stem lūc-.

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Proper noun[edit]

Lūcius m (genitive Lūciī); second declension

  1. A masculine praenomen.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Lūcius Lūciī
genitive Lūciī
Lūcī1
Lūciōrum
dative Lūciō Lūciīs
accusative Lūcium Lūciōs
ablative Lūciō Lūciīs
vocative Lūcī Lūciī

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

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