praedium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from praes (surety, bondsman) +‎ -ium. Others refer it to praehendō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

praedium n (genitive praediī or praedī); second declension

  1. farm
  2. estate
  3. manor

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative praedium praedia
Genitive praediī
praedī1
praediōrum
Dative praediō praediīs
Accusative praedium praedia
Ablative praediō praediīs
Vocative praedium praedia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: predi
  • Galician: predio
  • Italian: predio
  • Portuguese: prédio
  • Spanish: predio

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