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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of fodiō (dig; pierce; goad).

ParticipleEdit

fossus (feminine fossa, neuter fossum); first/second-declension participle

  1. Dug up, out or around, buried, mined, quarried, having been dug, buried, mined or quarried.
  2. Pricked, prodded, pierced, stabbed, wounded, having been pricked, prodded, pierced, stabbed or wounded.
  3. Goaded, stung, disturbed, having been goaded, stung or disturbed.

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative fossus fossa fossum fossī fossae fossa
Genitive fossī fossae fossī fossōrum fossārum fossōrum
Dative fossō fossō fossīs
Accusative fossum fossam fossum fossōs fossās fossa
Ablative fossō fossā fossō fossīs
Vocative fosse fossa fossum fossī fossae fossa

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