aedificium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aedificō.

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Noun[edit]

aedificium n ‎(genitive aedificiī); second declension

  1. building, structure
    • 100 BCE – 44 BCE, Julius Caesar, Commentarii de Bello Gallico 6.6
      Caesar partitis copiis cum Gaio Fabio legato et Marco Crasso quaestore celeriterque effectis pontibus adit tripertito, aedificia vicosque incendit, magno pecoris atque hominum numero potitur.
      Caesar, having divided his forces with C. Fabius, his lieutenant, and M. Crassus his questor, and having hastily constructed some bridges, enters their country in three divisions, burns their houses and villages, and gets possession of a large number of cattle and men.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aedificium aedificia
genitive aedificiī aedificiōrum
dative aedificiō aedificiīs
accusative aedificium aedificia
ablative aedificiō aedificiīs
vocative aedificium aedificia

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