medicamentum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From medicārī (to heal, medicate) +‎ -mentum (noun suffix).

Noun[edit]

medicāmentum n (genitive medicāmentī); second declension

  1. drug, remedy, medicine

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative medicāmentum medicāmenta
genitive medicāmentī medicāmentōrum
dative medicāmentō medicāmentīs
accusative medicāmentum medicāmenta
ablative medicāmentō medicāmentīs
vocative medicāmentum medicāmenta

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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