adulterium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From adulterō +‎ -ium.

Noun[edit]

adulterium n (genitive adulteriī); second declension

  1. adultery
  2. adulteration, contamination

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative adulterium adulteria
genitive adulteriī
adulterī1
adulteriōrum
dative adulteriō adulteriīs
accusative adulterium adulteria
ablative adulteriō adulteriīs
vocative adulterium adulteria

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

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • adulterium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • adulterium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • adulterium in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • adulterium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • adulterium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • adulterium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin