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calceus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From calx (heel).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

calceus m (genitive calceī); second declension

  1. shoe

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative calceus calceī
genitive calceī calceōrum
dative calceō calceīs
accusative calceum calceōs
ablative calceō calceīs
vocative calcee calceī

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • calceus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers