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baetulus

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NounEdit

baetulus (plural baetuli)

  1. A meteorite or similar stone artificially shaped, held sacred or worshipped as of divine origin.

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βαίτυλος (baítulos).

NounEdit

baetulus m (genitive baetulī); second declension

  1. A type of round, dark precious stone

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative baetulus baetulī
genitive baetulī baetulōrum
dative baetulō baetulīs
accusative baetulum baetulōs
ablative baetulō baetulīs
vocative baetule baetulī

ReferencesEdit

  • baetulus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • baetulus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette