dominicus

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • DOMNICVS (contraction used in inscriptions)

Etymology[edit]

dominus (lord”, “master) +‎ -icus (of”, “pertaining to”, “belonging to”, “connected with)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dominicus (feminine dominica, neuter dominicum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (rare, does not occur in Cicero’s works) of or belonging to a lord or master
  2. (transferred senses):
    1. (since the formation of the Empire) imperial
      Synonym: imperiālis
    2. (Ecclesiastical Latin) the Lord’s, God’s

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative dominicus dominica dominicum dominicī dominicae dominica
Genitive dominicī dominicae dominicī dominicōrum dominicārum dominicōrum
Dative dominicō dominicō dominicīs
Accusative dominicum dominicam dominicum dominicōs dominicās dominica
Ablative dominicō dominicā dominicō dominicīs
Vocative dominice dominica dominicum dominicī dominicae dominica

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