coccum

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κόκκος (kókkos, grain, seed, berry).

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Noun[edit]

coccum n (genitive coccī); second declension

  1. a scarlet berry of various plants
  2. a gaul of various trees
  3. the insect, Coccus ilicis, used for producing dye
  4. a scarlet dye, or the cloth dyed with it

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative coccum cocca
genitive coccī coccōrum
dative coccō coccīs
accusative coccum cocca
ablative coccō coccīs
vocative coccum cocca

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