Tarquinius

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Etruscan Tarchuna (Tarchuna), Tarchna (Tarchna, Tarquinii).[1] Further etymology is unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tarquinius m (genitive Tarquiniī or Tarquinī); second declension

  1. Tarquin; a Roman nomen gentile, gens or "family name" famously held by:
    1. Lucius Tarquinius Superbus, the seventh and final king of Rome

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Tarquinius
Genitive Tarquiniī
Tarquinī1
Dative Tarquiniō
Accusative Tarquinium
Ablative Tarquiniō
Vocative Tarquinī

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

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Tarquinius (feminine Tarquinia, neuter Tarquinium); first/second declension

  1. of or belonging to Tarquinii, Tarquinian
  2. of or belonging to the family of the Tarquins, Tarquinian

Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative Tarquinius Tarquinia Tarquinium Tarquiniī Tarquiniae Tarquinia
Genitive Tarquiniī Tarquiniae Tarquiniī Tarquiniōrum Tarquiniārum Tarquiniōrum
Dative Tarquiniō Tarquiniae Tarquiniō Tarquiniīs Tarquiniīs Tarquiniīs
Accusative Tarquinium Tarquiniam Tarquinium Tarquiniōs Tarquiniās Tarquinia
Ablative Tarquiniō Tarquiniā Tarquiniō Tarquiniīs Tarquiniīs Tarquiniīs
Vocative Tarquinie Tarquinia Tarquinium Tarquiniī Tarquiniae Tarquinia

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