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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Latin pordicem, from Proto-Indo-European *perd-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pōdex m (genitive pōdicis); third declension

  1. (vulgar) (anatomy) anus, rectum
    • c. 30 BCE, Horace, Epodes 8
      [] hietque turpis inter aridas natis podex []
      [] & an anus yawning between arid buttocks []
    • 1990, Henry Beard, Latin for All Occassions, ISBN 0394586603:
      Podex perfectus es.
      You are a total asshole.
  2. fundament

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

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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