sacrificus

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Etymology[edit]

From sacrificō (make or offer a sacrifice), from sacer (sacred, holy) + faciō (do, make).

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sacrificus (feminine sacrifica, neuter sacrificum); first/second declension

  1. Of or pertaining to sacrificing, sacrificial.
  2. (of those sacrificing or praying) Mindful of sacrifices or of religion; prayerful, religious.

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First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative sacrificus sacrifica sacrificum sacrificī sacrificae sacrifica
genitive sacrificī sacrificae sacrificī sacrificōrum sacrificārum sacrificōrum
dative sacrificō sacrificō sacrificīs
accusative sacrificum sacrificam sacrificum sacrificōs sacrificās sacrifica
ablative sacrificō sacrificā sacrificō sacrificīs
vocative sacrifice sacrifica sacrificum sacrificī sacrificae sacrifica

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References[edit]

  • sacrificus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sacrificus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sacrificus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • sacrificus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016