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mancus (plural mancuses)

  1. (historical) A gold coin used in medieval Europe.
  2. (historical) An equivalent unit of monetary account.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *mh₂n-ko- (maimed in the hand), from *méh₂-r̥ ~ *mh₂-én- (hand). Cognates include manus and Old Norse mund (hand).

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mancus (feminine manca, neuter mancum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. maimed, crippled, infirm
  2. defective, imperfect

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative mancus manca mancum mancī mancae manca
Genitive mancī mancae mancī mancōrum mancārum mancōrum
Dative mancō mancō mancīs
Accusative mancum mancam mancum mancōs mancās manca
Ablative mancō mancā mancō mancīs
Vocative mance manca mancum mancī mancae manca

DescendantsEdit

  • Albanian: mënk
  • Catalan: manc
  • French: manchot, manque
  • Italian: monco, manco, manca

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