LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *perd-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pōdex m (genitive pōdicis); third declension

  1. (anatomy) anus, rectum, fundament
    • c. 30 BCE, Horace, Epodes 8:
      [] hietque turpis inter aridas natis podex []
      [] & an anus yawning between arid buttocks []

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pōdex pōdicēs
Genitive pōdicis pōdicum
Dative pōdicī pōdicibus
Accusative pōdicem pōdicēs
Ablative pōdice pōdicibus
Vocative pōdex pōdicēs

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