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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tortus, from torqueō.

AdjectiveEdit

tortilis (neuter tortile); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. twisted, coiled

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative tortilis tortile tortilēs tortilia
Genitive tortilis tortilium
Dative tortilī tortilibus
Accusative tortilem tortile tortilēs
tortilīs
tortilia
Ablative tortilī tortilibus
Vocative tortilis tortile tortilēs tortilia

DescendantsEdit

  • English: tortile
  • Italian: tortile
  • Spanish: tórtil, torzal (possibly)

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