debitum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dēbeō ‎(owe, have obligation)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dēbitum n ‎(genitive dēbitī); second declension

  1. A debt; something that is owed to another person or entity.
  2. An obligation.
  3. A rent, rental payment

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dēbitum dēbita
genitive dēbitī dēbitōrum
dative dēbitō dēbitīs
accusative dēbitum dēbita
ablative dēbitō dēbitīs
vocative dēbitum dēbita

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Participle[edit]

dēbitum

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

References[edit]

  • debitum” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • debitum” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to die a natural death: debitum naturae reddere (Nep. Reg. 1)