genetrix

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*ǵenh₁-

Derived from geni(tor) ‎(parent) +‎ -trīx ‎(-ess, feminine agent noun suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

genetrīx f ‎(genitive genetrīcis); third declension

  1. mother
  2. ancestress

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative genetrīx genetrīcēs
genitive genetrīcis genetrīcum
dative genetrīcī genetrīcibus
accusative genetrīcem genetrīcēs
ablative genetrīce genetrīcibus
vocative genetrīx genetrīcēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • genetrix” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
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