patrimonium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pater (father) +‎ -mōnium (obligation). Compare with mātrimōnium.

Noun[edit]

pātrimōnium n (genitive pātrimōniī); second declension

  1. inheritance, patrimony
  2. monetary property

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pātrimōnium pātrimōnia
genitive pātrimōniī pātrimōniōrum
dative pātrimōniō pātrimōniīs
accusative pātrimōnium pātrimōnia
ablative pātrimōniō pātrimōniīs
vocative pātrimōnium pātrimōnia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • patrimonium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • patrimonium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “patrimonium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • patrimonium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to squander one's money, one's patrimony: effundere, profundere pecuniam, patrimonium