defixio

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dēfīgō (“to bind, to fasten down”).

NounEdit

dēfīxiō f (genitive dēfīxiōnis); third declension

  1. curse tablet (a scroll or inscription with an invocation to a deity on it meant to bring harm to a specific person)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dēfīxiō dēfīxiōnēs
Genitive dēfīxiōnis dēfīxiōnum
Dative dēfīxiōnī dēfīxiōnibus
Accusative dēfīxiōnem dēfīxiōnēs
Ablative dēfīxiōne dēfīxiōnibus
Vocative dēfīxiō dēfīxiōnēs

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