aclys

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in Virgil’s Aeneid, taken from the Ancient Greek ἀγκῠλῐ́ς ‎(ankulís, hook”, “barb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aclys f ‎(genitive aclydis); third declension

  1. a small javelin attached to a strap

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aclys aclydēs
genitive aclydis aclydum
dative aclydī aclydibus
accusative aclydem aclydēs
ablative aclyde aclydibus
vocative aclys aclydēs

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