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Declension of "Lucas"

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Declension of "Lucas"

Postby Lucus Eques » Tue May 24, 2005 2:55 am

Saluete! chairete! I was wondering how the name "Lucas" or the like might by declined in Latin, and also how the equivalent, original Greek "Loukas" might as well. Would anyone know?
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Postby whiteoctave » Tue May 24, 2005 7:07 am

Lat. Lucas (long a), Lucae
Grk. [face=SPIonic]Louka~j, Louka~[/face]

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Postby Lucus Eques » Tue May 24, 2005 7:18 am

I don't understand; is the rest of the declension like a first declension noun then?

n. Lucas
g. Lucae
d. Lucae
a. Lucam
ab. Luca
v. Lucas?
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Postby whiteoctave » Tue May 24, 2005 7:40 am

yes. v. Luca.

there is nothing odd about the declension; it is to be treated like Aeneas.

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Postby Lucus Eques » Tue May 24, 2005 7:48 am

Bene, gratias multas!
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