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Second declension Noun; Neuter Transliteration:

Principal Part: πραιτώριον πραιτώριου

Structure: πραιτωρι (Stem) + ον (Ending)


  1. Castra Praetoriana


Second declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • ἐν τῷ μεγάλῳ Πραιτωρίῳ καλλωπισθέντι κόσμον Ιοὐστῖνοσ βασιλεὺσ ῥυπόωντα καθήρασ καὶ τὰ μέγιστα Δίκησ ἠγλάισεν τεμένη· (Unknown, Greek Anthology, Volume III, book 9, chapter 6581)
  • Τότε οἱ στρατιῶται τοῦ ἡγεμόνοσ παραλαβόντεσ τὸν Ιἠσοῦν εἰσ τὸ πραιτώριον συνήγαγον ἐπ’ αὐτὸν ὅλην τὴν σπεῖραν. (, chapter 26 110:1)
  • Οἱ δὲ στρατιῶται ἀπήγαγον αὐτὸν ἔσω τῆσ αὐλῆσ, ὅ ἐστιν πραιτώριον, καὶ συνκαλοῦσιν ὅλην τὴν σπεῖραν. (, chapter 15 18:1)
  • Ἄγουσιν οὖν τὸν Ιἠσοῦν ἀπὸ τοῦ Καιάφα εἰσ τὸ πραιτώριον· (, chapter 6 595:1)
  • καὶ αὐτοὶ οὐκ εἰσῆλθον εἰσ τὸ πραιτώριον, ἵνα μὴ μιανθῶσιν ἀλλὰ φάγωσιν τὸ πάσχα. (, chapter 6 595:3)
  • Εἰσῆλθεν οὖν πάλιν εἰσ τὸ πραιτώριον ὁ Πειλᾶτοσ καὶ ἐφώνησεν τὸν Ιἠσοῦν καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῷ Σὺ εἶ ὁ βασιλεὺσ τῶν Ιοὐδαίων; (, chapter 6 600:1)


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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