testimonium

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin testimōnium.

Noun[edit]

testimonium n (singular definite testimoniet, plural indefinite testimonier)

  1. evidence, testimony

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From testis (witness) +‎ -mōnium (obligation).

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Noun[edit]

testimōnium n (genitive testimōniī); second declension

  1. testimony
  2. evidence, proof
    • 405 CE, Jerome, Vulgate Exodus.20.16:
      Non loqueris contra proximum tuum falsum testimonium.
      Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative testimōnium testimōnia
Genitive testimōniī
testimōnī1
testimōniōrum
Dative testimōniō testimōniīs
Accusative testimōnium testimōnia
Ablative testimōniō testimōniīs
Vocative testimōnium testimōnia

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

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