commodum

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Substantive from commodus (perfect, suitable; favorable).

Noun[edit]

commodum n (genitive commodī); second declension

  1. A convenient opportunity, favorable condition, convenience.
  2. An advantage, profit; reward, pay, salary; favor, privilege, immunity; a useful thing.
  3. accusative singular of commodum
  4. vocative singular of commodum
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative commodum commoda
genitive commodī commodōrum
dative commodō commodīs
accusative commodum commoda
ablative commodō commodīs
vocative commodum commoda
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From commodus (perfect; fit, opportune)

Adverb[edit]

commodum (not comparable)

  1. At a fit time, just in time, at the very moment, opportunely, seasonably.
  2. Just, just then, just now, even now.
Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

commodum

  1. nominative neuter singular of commodus
  2. accusative masculine singular of commodus
  3. accusative neuter singular of commodus
  4. vocative neuter singular of commodus

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • commodum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • commodum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • COMMODUM in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • commodum” 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 look after, guard a person's interests, welfare: commodis alicuius servire
    • (ambiguous) to look after, guard a person's interests, welfare: commoda alicuius tueri
    • (ambiguous) the interests of the state: commoda publica or rei publicae rationes