piaculum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From piō(I appease, purify, expiate) +‎ -culum(instrumental suffix).

Noun[edit]

piāculum n ‎(genitive piāculī); second declension

  1. propitiatory sacrifice
  2. sin, crime, guilt

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative piāculum piācula
genitive piāculī piāculōrum
dative piāculō piāculīs
accusative piāculum piācula
ablative piāculō piāculīs
vocative piāculum piācula

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