marmoreus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

marmor +‎ -eus

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

marmoreus m (feminine marmorea, neuter marmoreum); first/second declension

  1. of, pertaining to, made or consisting of marble
  2. resembling marble, marblelike
  3. adorned with statues

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative marmoreus marmorea marmoreum marmoreī marmoreae marmorea
genitive marmoreī marmoreae marmoreī marmoreōrum marmoreārum marmoreōrum
dative marmoreō marmoreō marmoreīs
accusative marmoreum marmoream marmoreum marmoreōs marmoreās marmorea
ablative marmoreō marmoreā marmoreō marmoreīs
vocative marmoree marmorea marmoreum marmoreī marmoreae marmorea

References[edit]

  • marmoreus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • marmoreus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “marmoreus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • marmoreus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • marmoreus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016