faex

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faex f ‎(genitive faecis); third declension

  1. (of liquids) sediment, dregs
  2. salt of tartar
  3. brine used for pickling
  4. rouge as makeup
  5. (figuratively) the dregs of humanity
  6. (Medieval Latin, brewing) grout (the mixture of malts and other ingredients that make up the grain bill and resulting mash in the brewing process of beer)

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative faex faicēs
genitive faicis faicum
dative faicī faicibus
accusative faicem faicēs
ablative faice faicibus
vocative faex faicēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • faex” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • faex” on page 420/2 of Jan Frederik Niermeyer’s Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (1976)

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NounEdit

faex

  1. tree
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