cacumen

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of Latin acumen.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cacūmen n (genitive cacūminis); third declension

  1. peak, extremity, top, summit
  2. end, limit
  3. (grammar) accent mark placed over a letter; diacritic

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cacūmen cacūmina
genitive cacūminis cacūminum
dative cacūminī cacūminibus
accusative cacūmen cacūmina
ablative cacūmine cacūminibus
vocative cacūmen cacūmina

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “cacume” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2