astrum

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄστρον ‎(ástron, star).

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astrum n ‎(genitive astrī); second declension

  1. (poetic) a star

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative astrum astra
genitive astrī astrōrum
dative astrō astrīs
accusative astrum astra
ablative astrō astrīs
vocative astrum astra

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References[edit]

  • astrum” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • astrum” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the star-lit sky; the firmament: caelum astris distinctum et ornatum