Theodosius

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Theodosius, from Ancient Greek.

Proper noun[edit]

Theodosius

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Mainly applied to historical persons in English.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Θεοδόσιος (Theodósios), from θεός (theós, god) + δόσις (dósis, a giving), meaning "given by God".

Proper noun[edit]

Theodosius m sg (genitive Theodosiī or Theodosī); second declension

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Theodosius
Genitive Theodosiī
Theodosī1
Dative Theodosiō
Accusative Theodosium
Ablative Theodosiō
Vocative Theodosī

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