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EtymologyEdit

From earlier *nūtrītrīx, from nūtriō (I suckle) +‎ -trīx (feminine agent-noun suffix), with haplology simplifying -trītrī- to trī.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nūtrīx f (genitive nūtrīcis); third declension

  1. wet nurse, nurse

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nūtrīx nūtrīcēs
Genitive nūtrīcis nūtrīcum
Dative nūtrīcī nūtrīcibus
Accusative nūtrīcem nūtrīcēs
Ablative nūtrīce nūtrīcibus
Vocative nūtrīx nūtrīcēs

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