subligaculum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin subligāculum.

NounEdit

subligaculum (plural subligacula)

  1. A kind of underwear worn in Ancient Rome.

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LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From subligō (tie below)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

subligāculum n (genitive subligāculī); second declension

  1. waistband, apron
  2. loincloth
  3. kilt

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative subligāculum subligācula
Genitive subligāculī subligāculōrum
Dative subligāculō subligāculīs
Accusative subligāculum subligācula
Ablative subligāculō subligāculīs
Vocative subligāculum subligācula

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ReferencesEdit

  • subligaculum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • subligaculum in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • subligaculum in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • subligaculum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor, Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1898
  • subligaculum in William Smith et al., editor, A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin, 1890