Open main menu

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin hilus

NounEdit

hilus (plural hili)

  1. (anatomy) A hilum.

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hīlus m (genitive hīlī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) A depression or fissure through which ducts, nerves, or blood vessels enter and leave a gland or organ. Also called porta.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative hīlus hīlī
Genitive hīlī hīlōrum
Dative hīlō hīlīs
Accusative hīlum hīlōs
Ablative hīlō hīlīs
Vocative hīle hīlī