eunuchus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek εὐνοῦχος (eunoûkhos).

Noun[edit]

eunūchus m (genitive eunūchī); second declension

  1. eunuch

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative eunūchus eunūchī
genitive eunūchī eunūchōrum
dative eunūchō eunūchīs
accusative eunūchum eunūchōs
ablative eunūchō eunūchīs
vocative eunūche eunūchī

References[edit]

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