aurificium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aurifex (goldsmith), from aurum (gold) + facio (I do, make).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aurificium n (genitive aurificiī); second declension

  1. A gold-washing site.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aurificium aurificia
genitive aurificiī aurificiōrum
dative aurificiō aurificiīs
accusative aurificium aurificia
ablative aurificiō aurificiīs
vocative aurificium aurificia

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “aurificium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre