siliceus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From silex (flint) +‎ -eus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

siliceus (feminine silicea, neuter siliceum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. made of flint

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative siliceus silicea siliceum siliceī siliceae silicea
Genitive siliceī siliceae siliceī siliceōrum siliceārum siliceōrum
Dative siliceō siliceō siliceīs
Accusative siliceum siliceam siliceum siliceōs siliceās silicea
Ablative siliceō siliceā siliceō siliceīs
Vocative silicee silicea siliceum siliceī siliceae silicea

ReferencesEdit

  • siliceus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • siliceus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette