gremium

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See also: Gremium

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂grom-. Compare grex, grego.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gremium n (genitive gremiī or gremī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) lap
  2. (anatomy) bosom
  3. (figuratively) embrace

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative gremium gremia
Genitive gremiī
gremī1
gremiōrum
Dative gremiō gremiīs
Accusative gremium gremia
Ablative gremiō gremiīs
Vocative gremium gremia

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

Descendants[edit]

  • German: Gremium
  • Italian: gremio, grembo
  • Polish: gremium
  • Spanish: gremio

References[edit]

  • gremium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • gremium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • gremium 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)
  • gremium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gremium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡrɛ.mjum/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

gremium n

  1. assembly, body (organisation, company or other authoritative group)
    Synonyms: grono, zespół

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • gremium in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • gremium in Polish dictionaries at PWN