solacium

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Etymology[edit]

From sōlor (to comfort, console, solace).

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Noun[edit]

sōlācium n (genitive sōlāciī or sōlācī); second declension

  1. comfort, relief, solace
  2. soothing, assuaging
  3. (law) compensation, indemnification

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sōlācium sōlācia
Genitive sōlāciī
sōlācī1
sōlāciōrum
Dative sōlāciō sōlāciīs
Accusative sōlācium sōlācia
Ablative sōlāciō sōlāciīs
Vocative sōlācium sōlācia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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References[edit]

  • solacium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • solacium in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • solacium in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden, Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co., 1894
    • to comfort: solacium praebere
    • to solace oneself with the thought..: hoc solacio frui, uti
    • I console myself with..: hoc (illo) solacio me consōlor
  • solacium in Ramminger, Johann, Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016, retrieved 16 July 2016