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circuitus m (genitive circuitūs); fourth declension

  1. patrol
  2. circuit
  3. revolution (going around)
  4. cycle, period
  5. circumlocution


Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative circuitus circuitūs
genitive circuitūs circuituum
dative circuituī circuitibus
accusative circuitum circuitūs
ablative circuitū circuitibus
vocative circuitus circuitūs


  • circuitus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • circuitus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • circuitus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • circuitus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the period: ambitus, circuitus, comprehensio, continuatio (verborum, orationis), also simply periodus