Pompeius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Oscan 𐌐𐌖𐌌𐌐𐌄 ‎(pumpe, five), a reference to its five districts, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe. See also Pompēiī.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Pompēius m ‎(genitive Pompēiī); second declension; (feminine: Pompēia)

  1. Pompey

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular
nominative Pompēius
genitive Pompēiī
dative Pompēiō
accusative Pompēium
ablative Pompēiō
vocative Pompēie

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Pompeius” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.