LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *frāgom, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreh₂ǵ-om, from *dʰreh₂ǵ- (berry) (compare Albanian dredhëz, Sanskrit द्राक्षा (drā́kṣā)) or *sróh₂gs (grape) (compare Ancient Greek ῥώξ (rhṓx) (whence Greek ρώγα (róga)), Albanian rrush).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

frāgum n (genitive frāgī); second declension

  1. (usually in the plural) strawberry (Fragaria vesca)

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative frāgum frāga
Genitive frāgī frāgōrum
Dative frāgō frāgīs
Accusative frāgum frāga
Ablative frāgō frāgīs
Vocative frāgum frāga

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • fragum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fragum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • fragum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette