ducatus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dux.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ducātus m (genitive ducātūs); fourth declension

  1. (post-Augustinian) leadership, command
  2. (Medieval Latin) guidance
  3. (Medieval Latin) authority

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ducātus ducātūs
genitive ducātūs ducātuum
dative ducātuī ducātibus
accusative ducātum ducātūs
ablative ducātū ducātibus
vocative ducātus ducātūs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ducatus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “ducatus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • ducatus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • ducatus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016