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EtymologyEdit

From caput (head) and pilus (hair).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capillus m (genitive capillī); second declension

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

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

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

  • capillus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • capillus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • capillus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette