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deltoideus

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

deltoid + -eus. From Ancient Greek adjective δελτοειδής (deltoeidḗs). See also: δέλτα (delta) the fourth letter of the Greek alphabet.

AdjectiveEdit

deltoideus (comparative more deltoideus, superlative most deltoideus)

  1. Like a triangle, triangular.

NounEdit

deltoideus (plural deltoidei)

  1. Short for deltoideus muscle much as deltoid is used as short for deltoid muscle.

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

deltoideus m (feminine deltoidea, neuter deltoideum); first/second declension

  1. (New Latin) deltoid; triangular

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative deltoideus deltoidea deltoideum deltoideī deltoideae deltoidea
genitive deltoideī deltoideae deltoideī deltoideōrum deltoideārum deltoideōrum
dative deltoideō deltoideae deltoideō deltoideīs deltoideīs deltoideīs
accusative deltoideum deltoideam deltoideum deltoideōs deltoideās deltoidea
ablative deltoideō deltoideā deltoideō deltoideīs deltoideīs deltoideīs
vocative deltoidee deltoidea deltoideum deltoideī deltoideae deltoidea