pentecoste

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πεντηκοστή (pentēkostḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pentēcostē f (genitive pentēcostēs); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) the Pentecost

Declension[edit]

First declension, Greek type.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pentēcostē pentēcostae
genitive pentēcostēs pentēcostārum
dative pentēcostae pentēcostīs
accusative pentēcostēn pentēcostās
ablative pentēcostē pentēcostīs
vocative pentēcostē pentēcostae

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pentecoste”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pentecoste in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pentecoste in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin