nosocomium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νοσοκομεῖον (nosokomeîon), from νόσος (nósos) + κομέω (koméō, to tend).

Noun[edit]

nosocomīum n (genitive nosocomīī); second declension

  1. hospital, infirmary

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative nosocomīum nosocomīa
genitive nosocomīī nosocomīōrum
dative nosocomīō nosocomīīs
accusative nosocomīum nosocomīa
ablative nosocomīō nosocomīīs
vocative nosocomīum nosocomīa

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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