brevipes

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From brevis (short) + pēs (foot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brevipēs m, f, n (genitive brevipedis); third declension

  1. short-footed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative brevipēs brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia
genitive brevipedis brevipedis brevipedium brevipedium
dative brevipedī brevipedī brevipedibus brevipedibus
accusative brevipedem brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia
ablative brevipedī brevipedī brevipedibus brevipedibus
vocative brevipēs brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.