neomenia

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin neomēnia

Noun[edit]

neomenia

  1. The time of the new moon; the beginning of the month in the lunar calendar.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for neomenia in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νεομηνία (neomēnía).

Noun[edit]

neomēnia f (genitive neomēniae); first declension

  1. new moon

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative neomēnia neomēniae
Genitive neomēniae neomēniārum
Dative neomēniae neomēniīs
Accusative neomēniam neomēniās
Ablative neomēniā neomēniīs
Vocative neomēnia neomēniae

References[edit]

  • neomenia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • neomenia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette