caesius

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally 'cutting, piercing', from caedo 'to cut'.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

caesius m (feminine caesia, neuter caesium); first/second declension

  1. (of the eyes) Bluish-gray, gray-eyed, blue-eyed, cat-eyed; cutting, sharp.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative caesius caesia caesium caesiī caesiae caesia
genitive caesiī caesiae caesiī caesiōrum caesiārum caesiōrum
dative caesiō caesiae caesiō caesiīs caesiīs caesiīs
accusative caesium caesiam caesium caesiōs caesiās caesia
ablative caesiō caesiā caesiō caesiīs caesiīs caesiīs
vocative caesie caesia caesium caesiī caesiae caesia

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References[edit]

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