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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *plúsis (flea). Cognates include Ancient Greek ψύλλα (psúlla), Sanskrit प्लुषि (plúṣi), Old Armenian լու (lu) and Old English flēah, flēa (English flea).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pūlex m (genitive pūlicis); third declension

  1. flea

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pūlex pūlicēs
Genitive pūlicis pūlicum
Dative pūlicī pūlicibus
Accusative pūlicem pūlicēs
Ablative pūlice pūlicibus
Vocative pūlex pūlicēs

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