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

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

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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