caudatus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since at least the mid-12th centrury; formed as: cauda (tail) +‎ -ātus (suffix forming adjectives from nouns).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

caudātus (feminine caudāta, neuter caudātum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Medieval Latin) tailed, caudate (having or provided with a tail)
  2. (Medieval Latin, of (hand)writing or script) lengthened, extended, elongated

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative caudātus caudāta caudātum caudātī caudātae caudāta
Genitive caudātī caudātae caudātī caudātōrum caudātārum caudātōrum
Dative caudātō caudātō caudātīs
Accusative caudātum caudātam caudātum caudātōs caudātās caudāta
Ablative caudātō caudātā caudātō caudātīs
Vocative caudāte caudāta caudātum caudātī caudātae caudāta

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: caudate
  • ?Italian: caudato

ReferencesEdit

  • caudatus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 159/1, “caudatus”