English edit

Etymology edit

Latin urceolus (a little pitcher).

Noun edit

urceolus (plural urceoli)

  1. (botany) Any urn-shaped organ of a plant.

Translations edit

Anagrams edit

Latin edit

Etymology edit

Diminutive of urceus.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

urceolus m (genitive urceolī); second declension

  1. small jug or pitcher

Declension edit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative urceolus urceolī
Genitive urceolī urceolōrum
Dative urceolō urceolīs
Accusative urceolum urceolōs
Ablative urceolō urceolīs
Vocative urceole urceolī

Descendants edit

  • Aromanian: ulcior
  • French: urcéole
  • Italian: orciolo
  • Occitan: orsol
  • Old French: orçuel
  • Portuguese: urcéolo
  • Romanian: urcior

References edit

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