See also: Collis and collís

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VerbEdit

collis

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive form of collar

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kl̥Hnís (hill), from the root *kelH-. Cognate with Proto-Germanic *hulliz (English hill).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

collis m (genitive collis); third declension

  1. a hill

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem, ablative singular in -e or ).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative collis collēs
Genitive collis collium
Dative collī collibus
Accusative collem collēs
collīs
Ablative colle
collī
collibus
Vocative collis collēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: col
  • Galician: colado
  • Italian: colle
  • Portuguese: cole
  • Sardinian: codhu
  • Spanish: collado
  • French: colline

ReferencesEdit

  • collis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • collis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • collis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a gentle ascent: collis leniter ab infimo acclivis (opp. leniter a summo declivis)
    • a hill lies to the north: est a septentrionibus collis