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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kwh₂et- (to ferment, become sour). Related to Old English hwaþerian (to roar, foam, surge), dialectal Swedish hvå (foam), Latvian kūsāt (to boil), Old Church Slavonic квасъ (kvasŭ, leaven; sour drink), Sanskrit क्वथते (kváthate, it boils).

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cāseus m (genitive cāseī); second declension

  1. cheese

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cāseus cāseī
Genitive cāseī cāseōrum
Dative cāseō cāseīs
Accusative cāseum cāseōs
Ablative cāseō cāseīs
Vocative cāsee cāseī

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