municipium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mūniceps ‎(citizen (of a municipality)) +‎ -ium.

Noun[edit]

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mūnicipium n ‎(genitive mūnicipiī); second declension

  1. township
  2. municipality, town

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mūnicipium mūnicipia
genitive mūnicipiī mūnicipiōrum
dative mūnicipiō mūnicipiīs
accusative mūnicipium mūnicipia
ablative mūnicipiō mūnicipiīs
vocative mūnicipium mūnicipia

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References[edit]

  • municipium in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • municipium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • municipium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • municipium in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin municipium, used in Swedish since 1832.

Noun[edit]

municipium n

  1. a municipality, a small, incorporated town (in ancient Rome or in Sweden c. 1862-1971)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of municipium 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative municipium municipiet municipier municipierna
Genitive municipiums municipiets municipiers municipiernas

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