agnatus

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Noun[edit]

agnātus m (genitive agnātī); second declension

  1. A relative connected through the male line; an agnate
  2. (law) An afterborn son, born after his father had made a will

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative agnātus agnātī
Genitive agnātī agnātōrum
Dative agnātō agnātīs
Accusative agnātum agnātōs
Ablative agnātō agnātīs
Vocative agnāte agnātī

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  • English: agnate
  • French: agnat
  • Italian: agnato
  • Portuguese: agnato
  • Spanish: agnado

References[edit]

  • agnatus in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • Institutes of Gaius, AD 161, defines in detail the civil law meaning of agatus of ancient Rome. A translation by M. H. Crawford is in Roman Statutes, 1996.