rastrum

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rādō (I scrape).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rāstrum n (genitive rāstrī); second declension

  1. (usually in plural) rake, hoe, mattock

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rāstrum rāstra
genitive rāstrī rāstrōrum
dative rāstrō rāstrīs
accusative rāstrum rāstra
ablative rāstrō rāstrīs
vocative rāstrum rāstra

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Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Romanian: rastru
  • Russian: растр (rastr)
  • Spanish: rastro

ReferencesEdit

  • rastrum in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • rastrum in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
Last modified on 22 September 2013, at 20:01