scirpea

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from scirpus (rush, bullrush).

NounEdit

scirpea f (genitive scirpeae); first declension

  1. large basket made of bullrushes

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scirpea scirpeae
Genitive scirpeae scirpeārum
Dative scirpeae scirpeīs
Accusative scirpeam scirpeās
Ablative scirpeā scirpeīs
Vocative scirpea scirpeae

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • scirpea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • scirpea in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • scirpea in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin