peccatum

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Etymology[edit]

From peccō (offend, sin).

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Noun[edit]

peccātum n (genitive peccātī); second declension

  1. sin, error, fault
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Ioannes 8:34
      omnis qvi facit peccatvm servvs est peccati
      Everyone who does sin is a slave of sin

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative peccātum peccāta
genitive peccātī peccātōrum
dative peccātō peccātīs
accusative peccātum peccāta
ablative peccātō peccātīs
vocative peccātum peccāta

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