quadratum

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Latin[edit]

quadrātum (a square)

Etymology[edit]

From quadrātus, perfect passive participle of quadrō (make square).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /kʷaˈdraː.tum/, [kʷäˈd̪räːt̪ʊ̃ˑ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /kwaˈdra.tum/, [kwäˈd̪räːt̪um]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

quadrātum n (genitive quadrātī); second declension

  1. a square, quadrate

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative quadrātum quadrāta
Genitive quadrātī quadrātōrum
Dative quadrātō quadrātīs
Accusative quadrātum quadrāta
Ablative quadrātō quadrātīs
Vocative quadrātum quadrāta

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Descendants[edit]

Participle[edit]

quadrātum

  1. inflection of quadrātus:
    1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular
    2. accusative masculine singular

Verb[edit]

quadrātum

  1. accusative supine of quadrō

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • quadratum”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quadratum”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quadratum in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • quadratum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to march with closed ranks, in order of battle: agmine quadrato incedere, ire