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EtymologyEdit

Diminutive, from mās (male, man) +‎ -culus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

māsculus (feminine māscula, neuter māsculum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. male, masculine

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative māsculus māscula māsculum māsculī māsculae māscula
Genitive māsculī māsculae māsculī māsculōrum māsculārum māsculōrum
Dative māsculō māsculō māsculīs
Accusative māsculum māsculam māsculum māsculōs māsculās māscula
Ablative māsculō māsculā māsculō māsculīs
Vocative māscule māscula māsculum māsculī māsculae māscula

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DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

māsculus m (genitive māsculī); second declension

  1. man, male

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative māsculus māsculī
Genitive māsculī māsculōrum
Dative māsculō māsculīs
Accusative māsculum māsculōs
Ablative māsculō māsculīs
Vocative māscule māsculī

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