LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pix (pitch) +‎ -eus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

piceus (feminine picea, neuter piceum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (relational) pitch
  2. pitch-black

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative piceus picea piceum piceī piceae picea
Genitive piceī piceae piceī piceōrum piceārum piceōrum
Dative piceō piceō piceīs
Accusative piceum piceam piceum piceōs piceās picea
Ablative piceō piceā piceō piceīs
Vocative picee picea piceum piceī piceae picea

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Colors in Latin · colōrēs (layout · text)
     candidus, albus, niveus, cēreus, marmoreus, eburneus, cānus      rāvus, pullus, cinereus, cineraceus, plumbeusgrīseus      āter, niger, piceus
             pūniceusmurrinus, rūfus, ruber, russus, rubrīcus, mulleus; cocceus, coccīnus, badius              rutilus, armeniacus, auranteus, aurantiacus; fuscus, colōrius, cervīnus, spādīx              gilvus, helvus, fulvus, flāvus, croceus, pallidus, lūteus, blondinus
             galbus, galbinus, lūridus              viridis              prasinus
             cyaneus              caeruleus, azurīnus, blavus              glaucus; līvidus; venetus
             violāceus, ianthinus, balaustīnus              ostrīnus, amethystīnus              purpureus, ātropurpūreus, roseus, rosāceus