meritum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From meritus, perfect passive participle of mereō.

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Noun[edit]

meritum n (genitive meritī); second declension

  1. merit, service, deserts
  2. value, reward, benefit, kindness
  3. fault, blame, demerit
  4. grounds, reason

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative meritum merita
Genitive meritī meritōrum
Dative meritō meritīs
Accusative meritum merita
Ablative meritō meritīs
Vocative meritum merita

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin meritum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛˈrʲi.tum/
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Noun[edit]

meritum n

  1. substance, essence, gist, crux
    Synonyms: istota, sedno

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Further reading[edit]

  • meritum in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • meritum in Polish dictionaries at PWN