hymnus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὕμνος (húmnos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hymnus m (genitive hymnī); second declension

  1. hymn; a song of praise

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative hymnus hymnī
genitive hymnī hymnōrum
dative hymnō hymnīs
accusative hymnum hymnōs
ablative hymnō hymnīs
vocative hymne hymnī

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References[edit]

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