cavilla

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

cavilla

  1. third-person singular present indicative of cavillare
  2. second-person singular imperative of cavillare

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EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “What suffix?”) From cavus (hollow), used figuratively as "hollow speech".[1] Not related to calvor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cavilla f (genitive cavillae); first declension

  1. jeering, raillery, scoffing

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cavilla cavillae
Genitive cavillae cavillārum
Dative cavillae cavillīs
Accusative cavillam cavillās
Ablative cavillā cavillīs
Vocative cavilla cavillae

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN