Saturnus

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Saturnus.

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Saturnus m

  1. (Roman mythology) The Roman god Saturn
  2. Saturn, the sixth planet from Earth's Sun

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Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Saturnus

  1. (Roman mythology) The Roman god Saturn

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Saturnus

  1. (Roman mythology) The Roman god Saturn
  2. Saturn, the sixth planet from the Sun in our solar system.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Etruscan; alternative derivation from Latin satus, the past participle of serō (to sow), is then mere folk-etymology.

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Noun[edit]

Sāturnus m (genitive Sāturnī); second declension

  1. (Roman mythology) Saturn, the Roman, and earlier Italic, god of agriculture and the golden age. Identified with the Greek Kronos, father of Zeus.
  2. (astronomy) the planet Saturn

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Sāturnus Sāturnī
genitive Sāturnī Sāturnōrum
dative Sāturnō Sāturnīs
accusative Sāturnum Sāturnōs
ablative Sāturnō Sāturnīs
vocative Sāturne Sāturnī

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References[edit]

  • Saturnus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Saturnus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Saturnus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Swedish[edit]

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Saturnus c (genitive Saturnus)

  1. (Roman mythology) Saturn, a Roman god
  2. Saturn, the sixth planet from the Sun in our solar system.