capillus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Apparently some diminutive form from the root of caput (head). Maybe cognate with Persian کوپله(kūple, hair of head) or Persian کوبله(kōbale)[1].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capillus m (genitive capillī); second declension

  1. hair (a single hair)
  2. hair, head of hair

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative capillus capillī
Genitive capillī capillōrum
Dative capillō capillīs
Accusative capillum capillōs
Ablative capillō capillīs
Vocative capille capillī

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1], کوبله Dehkoda Dictionary.