effigies

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

effigies

  1. plural of effigy

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

effigies f

  1. plural of effigie

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From effingō (represent, portray).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

effigiēs f (genitive effigiēī); fifth declension

  1. copy, imitation
  2. likeness, portrait, image, effigy, statue

Inflection[edit]

Fifth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative effigiēs effigiēs
genitive effigiēī effigiērum
dative effigiēī effigiēbus
accusative effigiem effigiēs
ablative effigiē effigiēbus
vocative effigiēs effigiēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • effigies in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • effigies in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “effigies”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • effigies” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • effigies in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers