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saeptum

See also: sæptum

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

saeptum (plural saeptums or saepta)

  1. alternative form of septum

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From saeptus, perfect passive participle of saepiō (surround, enclose).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

saeptum n (genitive saeptī); second declension

  1. an enclosed place; enclosure, fold
  2. a fence, wall; palisade, pale
  3. (in the plural) an enclosed place in the Campus Martius, where the people assembled to vote
  4. sluice, floodgate

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative saeptum saepta
genitive saeptī saeptōrum
dative saeptō saeptīs
accusative saeptum saepta
ablative saeptō saeptīs
vocative saeptum saepta

DescendantsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

ParticipleEdit

saeptum

  1. nominative neuter singular of saeptus
  2. accusative masculine singular of saeptus
  3. accusative neuter singular of saeptus
  4. vocative neuter singular of saeptus

VerbEdit

saeptum

  1. supine of saepiō