donarium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From donum (gift) +‎ -ārium (place for).

Noun[edit]

dōnārium n (genitive dōnāriī or dōnārī); second declension

  1. The part of a temple where votive offerings were made

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dōnārium dōnāria
Genitive dōnāriī
dōnārī1
dōnāriōrum
Dative dōnāriō dōnāriīs
Accusative dōnārium dōnāria
Ablative dōnāriō dōnāriīs
Vocative dōnārium dōnāria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

References[edit]

  • donarium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • donarium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • donarium in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • donarium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • donarium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016