See also: Perdix

LatinEdit

 
perdīx (partridge)

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πέρδιξ (pérdix, partridge).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

perdīx m or f (genitive perdīcis); third declension

  1. partridge

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative perdīx perdīcēs
Genitive perdīcis perdīcum
Dative perdīcī perdīcibus
Accusative perdīcem perdīcēs
Ablative perdīce perdīcibus
Vocative perdīx perdīcēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • perdix in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • perdix in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • perdix in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • perdix in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • perdix in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • perdix in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray