simulacrum

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsimjəˈleɪkɹəm/

Noun[edit]

simulacrum (plural simulacrums or simulacra)

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  1. An image or representation.
    a simulacrum of a New York studio apartment
  2. A faint trace or semblance.
    a simulacrum of hope

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From simulō

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Noun[edit]

simulācrum n (genitive simulācrī); second declension

  1. an image, likeness

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative simulācrum simulācra
Genitive simulācrī simulācrōrum
Dative simulācrō simulācrīs
Accusative simulācrum simulācra
Ablative simulācrō simulācrīs
Vocative simulācrum simulācra

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