aspiramen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aspīrō (I breathe, blow) +‎ -men (noun-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aspīrāmen n (genitive aspīrāminis); third declension

  1. A blowing or breathing, hence communicating.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aspīrāmen aspīrāmina
genitive aspīrāminis aspīrāminum
dative aspīrāminī aspīrāminibus
accusative aspīrāmen aspīrāmina
ablative aspīrāmine aspīrāminibus
vocative aspīrāmen aspīrāmina

References[edit]

  • aspiramen in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aspiramen in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • aspiramen in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016