hymenaeus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑμέναιος (huménaios).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hymenaeus m (genitive hymenaeī); second declension

  1. a nuptial song
  2. marriage, wedding, nuptials

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hymenaeus hymenaeī
genitive hymenaeī hymenaeōrum
dative hymenaeō hymenaeīs
accusative hymenaeum hymenaeōs
ablative hymenaeō hymenaeīs
vocative hymenaee hymenaeī

References[edit]

  • hymenaeus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hymenaeus in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • hymenaeus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers