tropaeum

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek τρόπαιον (trópaion).

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Noun[edit]

tropaeum n (genitive tropaeī); second declension

  1. a trophy, victory memorial
  2. (figuratively) a victory
  3. a mark, token, monument

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tropaeum tropaea
genitive tropaeī tropaeōrum
dative tropaeō tropaeīs
accusative tropaeum tropaea
ablative tropaeō tropaeīs
vocative tropaeum tropaea

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References[edit]

  • tropaeum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tropaeum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tropaeum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • tropaeum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tropaeum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin