patrocinium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From patronocinium, from patronus ‎(protector), from pater ‎(father).

Noun[edit]

pātrōcinium n ‎(genitive pātrōciniī); second declension

  1. protection, defence
  2. patronage

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pātrōcinium pātrōcinia
genitive pātrōciniī pātrōciniōrum
dative pātrōciniō pātrōciniīs
accusative pātrōcinium pātrōcinia
ablative pātrōciniō pātrōciniīs
vocative pātrōcinium pātrōcinia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • patrocinium” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.