bovicidium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bōs (cow, bull, ox) + caedō (cut; beat; kill).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bovicīdium n (genitive bovicīdiī); second declension

  1. slaughtering of cattle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative bovicīdium bovicīdia
genitive bovicīdiī bovicīdiōrum
dative bovicīdiō bovicīdiīs
accusative bovicīdium bovicīdia
ablative bovicīdiō bovicīdiīs
vocative bovicīdium bovicīdia

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • bovicidium” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.