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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (to cover with a roof), *teg-. Compare Latin tegō, Ancient Greek τέγος (tégos, roof), Old Norse þekja (to cover), Old English þeccean (thatch), Dutch dekken, German decken (to cover, put under roof), Old Irish tech (house), Welsh (house).

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tugurium n (genitive tuguriī); second declension

  1. A hut, cottage, shack; any primitive dwelling.

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tugurium tuguria
genitive tuguriī tuguriōrum
dative tuguriō tuguriīs
accusative tugurium tuguria
ablative tuguriō tuguriīs
vocative tugurium tuguria

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