agnatus

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Etymology[edit]

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

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative agnātus agnātī
genitive agnātī agnātōrum
dative agnātō agnātīs
accusative agnātum agnātōs
ablative agnātō agnātīs
vocative agnāte agnātī

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References[edit]

  • 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.