testiculus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of testis (testicle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

testiculus m (genitive testiculī); second declension

  1. (anatomy) a testicle
  2. (figuratively) manliness

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative testiculus testiculī
Genitive testiculī testiculōrum
Dative testiculō testiculīs
Accusative testiculum testiculōs
Ablative testiculō testiculīs
Vocative testicule testiculī

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: testicle
  • Catalan: testicle
  • French: testicule
  • Italian: testicolo

ReferencesEdit

  • testiculus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • testiculus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • testiculus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette