frumentarius

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

frūmentārius (feminine frūmentāria, neuter frūmentārium); first/second declension

  1. grain, corn (attributive) (especially concerning its supply)

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative frūmentārius frūmentāria frūmentārium frūmentāriī frūmentāriae frūmentāria
genitive frūmentāriī frūmentāriae frūmentāriī frūmentāriōrum frūmentāriārum frūmentāriōrum
dative frūmentāriō frūmentāriō frūmentāriīs
accusative frūmentārium frūmentāriam frūmentārium frūmentāriōs frūmentāriās frūmentāria
ablative frūmentāriō frūmentāriā frūmentāriō frūmentāriīs
vocative frūmentārie frūmentāria frūmentārium frūmentāriī frūmentāriae frūmentāria

References[edit]

  • frumentarius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • frumentarius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • frumentarius” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • want of corn; scarcity in the corn-market: inopia (opp. copia) rei frumentariae
    • to look after the commissariat: rem frumentariam comparare, providere
    • to look after the commissariat: rei frumentariae prospicere (B. G. 1. 23)