canistrum

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κάναστρον (kánastron, basket of reeds). Equivalent to canna (reed) +‎ -trum.

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NounEdit

canistrum n (genitive canistrī); second declension

  1. wicker basket (used in sacrifices)

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative canistrum canistra
Genitive canistrī canistrōrum
Dative canistrō canistrīs
Accusative canistrum canistra
Ablative canistrō canistrīs
Vocative canistrum canistra

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