botulus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a borrowing from Osco-Umbrian, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷet- (a swelling); compare Proto-Germanic *kweþuz (belly, womb) and German Kutteln (chitterlings).[1]

Noun[edit]

botulus m (genitive botulī); second declension

  1. sausage, black pudding

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative botulus botulī
genitive botulī botulōrum
dative botulō botulīs
accusative botulum botulōs
ablative botulō botulīs
vocative botule botulī

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Walde, Alois. 1910. Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch. 2nd ed. Heidelberg: Winter. p. 95 (in German).