cataclysmus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κατακλυσμός (kataklusmós, deluge, flood, inundation)

Noun[edit]

cataclysmus m (genitive cataclysmī); second declension

  1. deluge, flood, inundation
  2. shower, douche (medical washing)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cataclysmus cataclysmī
genitive cataclysmī cataclysmōrum
dative cataclysmō cataclysmīs
accusative cataclysmum cataclysmōs
ablative cataclysmō cataclysmīs
vocative cataclysme cataclysmī

References[edit]

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