sicarius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sīca (dagger) +‎ -ārius

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sīcārius m (genitive sīcāriī); second declension

  1. assassin, murderer

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sīcārius sīcāriī
genitive sīcāriī sīcāriōrum
dative sīcāriō sīcāriīs
accusative sīcārium sīcāriōs
ablative sīcāriō sīcāriīs
vocative sīcārie sīcāriī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • sicarius in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sicarius in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sicarius” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to accuse a person of assassination: accusare aliquem inter sicarios (Rosc. Am. 32. 90)
  • sicarius in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sicarius in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin