mellifex

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mel(li) (honey) +‎ -fex (suffix representing a maker or producer).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mellifex m (genitive mellificis); third declension

  1. A honey-maker; beekeeper.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mellifex mellificēs
Genitive mellificis mellificum
Dative mellificī mellificibus
Accusative mellificem mellificēs
Ablative mellifice mellificibus
Vocative mellifex mellificēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • mellifex”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mellifex in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette