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remex

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin rower

NounEdit

remex (plural remiges)

  1. a quill
  2. the flight feather of a bird

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rēmus (oar) + agō (set in motion)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rēmex m (genitive rēmigis); third declension

  1. oarsman, rower

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rēmex rēmigēs
genitive rēmigis rēmigum
dative rēmigī rēmigibus
accusative rēmigem rēmigēs
ablative rēmige rēmigibus
vocative rēmex rēmigēs

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • remex in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879