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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sek- (cut). Compare Latin secō (I cut) and saxum (stone)[1].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sacēna f (genitive sacēnae); first declension

  1. A kind of axe used in sacrifices

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sacēna sacēnae
Genitive sacēnae sacēnārum
Dative sacēnae sacēnīs
Accusative sacēnam sacēnās
Ablative sacēnā sacēnīs
Vocative sacēna sacēnae

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “sacena”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 459