Last modified on 13 September 2014, at 18:14

-ceps

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Italic *-kaps, from the same root as caput.

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-ceps (genitive -cipitis); third declension

  1. -headed
  2. -fold
InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative -ceps -ceps -cipitēs -cipitia
genitive -cipitis -cipitis -cipitium -cipitium
dative -cipitī -cipitī -cipitibus -cipitibus
accusative -cipitem -ceps -cipitēs -cipitia
ablative -cipitī -cipitī -cipitibus -cipitibus
vocative -ceps -ceps -cipitēs -cipitia
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From capiō.

SuffixEdit

-ceps m (genitive -cipis); third declension

  1. -catcher
  2. -taker
InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative -ceps -cipēs
genitive -cipis -cipum
dative -cipī -cipibus
accusative -cipem -cipēs
ablative -cipe -cipibus
vocative -ceps -cipēs
Derived termsEdit

See AlsoEdit