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 and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • auxilium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “auxilium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • auxilium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (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