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NounEdit

vicis

  1. plural of vici

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *weyk- (to curve, bend). Cognate with vinciō, Ancient Greek εἴκω (eíkō), English week, German Wechsel (change), Northern Sami viker (willow twig, wand), Old Norse vikja (to bend, turn), Old English wician (to yield, give way), wice (wych elm), Sanskrit विष्टी (viṣṭī, changeable, changing).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vicis f (genitive vicis); third declension

  1. change, alternation, turn
  2. time, instance
  3. (by extension) season
  4. succession
  5. condition, lot

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vicēs
Genitive vicis vicum
Dative vicī vicibus
Accusative vicem vicēs
Ablative vice vicibus
Vocative vicēs

The nominative and vocative singular do not occur, but are implied to be the same as the genitive singular.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

vīcīs

  1. dative plural of vīcus
  2. ablative plural of vīcus

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