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See also: Rogus and Roguś



From Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ-.



rogus m (genitive rogī); second declension

  1. A funeral pyre
  2. (figuratively) The grave


Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rogus rogī
Genitive rogī rogōrum
Dative rogō rogīs
Accusative rogum rogōs
Ablative rogō rogīs
Vocative roge rogī


  • Aromanian: rug
  • Italian: rogo
  • Romanian: rug

See also[edit]


  • rogus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rogus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rogus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • rogus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to place on the funeral-pyre: aliquem in rogum imponere
  • rogus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rogus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  • Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume III, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 854