aclys

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀγκύλος (ankulos) "hook, barb". The word is first attested in Virgil.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

āclys f (genitive āclydis); third declension

  1. A small javelin with a strap.
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