horologium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὡρολόγιον (hōrológion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hōrologium n (genitive hōrologiī); second declension

  1. A sundial
  2. A water clock
  3. (later Latin): A clock

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hōrologium hōrologia
genitive hōrologiī hōrologiōrum
dative hōrologiō hōrologiīs
accusative hōrologium hōrologia
ablative hōrologiō hōrologiīs
vocative hōrologium hōrologia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • horologium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • horologium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “horologium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • horologium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • horologium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • horologium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • horologium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin