calceus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From calx (heel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calceus m (genitive calceī); second declension

  1. shoe

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative calceus calceī
genitive calceī calceōrum
dative calceō calceīs
accusative calceum calceōs
ablative calceō calceīs
vocative calcee calceī

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References[edit]

  • calceus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers