circulus vitiosus

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

circulus vitiōsus m (genitive circulī vitiōsī); second declension

  1. A vicious circle, vicious cycle.

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun with a second-declension adjective.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative circulus vitiōsus circulī vitiōsī
Genitive circulī vitiōsī circulōrum vitiōsōrum
Dative circulō vitiōsō circulīs vitiōsīs
Accusative circulum vitiōsum circulōs vitiōsōs
Ablative circulō vitiōsō circulīs vitiōsīs
Vocative circule vitiōse circulī vitiōsī

Descendants[edit]

  • Russian: поро́чный круг (poróčnyj krug) (calque)

See also[edit]