auxilium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From augeō ‎(spread, honor, promote).

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Noun[edit]

auxilium n ‎(genitive auxiliī); second declension

  1. help, aid
  2. (medicine) antidote, remedy
  3. accusative singular of auxilium
  4. vocative singular of auxilium

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative auxilium auxilia
genitive auxiliī auxiliōrum
dative auxiliō auxiliīs
accusative auxilium auxilia
ablative auxiliō auxiliīs
vocative auxilium auxilia

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References[edit]

  • auxilium” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • auxilium” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to bring aid to; to rescue: auxilium, opem, salutem ferre alicui
    • to be reduced to one's last resource: ad extremum auxilium descendere
    • prompt assistance: auxilium praesens
    • (ambiguous) to come to assist any one: auxilio alicui venire
    • (ambiguous) to summon auxiliary troops: auxilia arcessere