fustis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European *bʰeu- (to hit).

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Noun[edit]

fūstis m (genitive fūstis); third declension

  1. a knobbed stick, a cudgel, staff, club

Declension[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fūstis fūstēs
genitive fūstis fūstium
dative fūstī fūstibus
accusative fūstem fūstēs
fūstīs
ablative fūste fūstibus
vocative fūstis fūstēs
  • The ablative singular also occurs as fūstī.

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References[edit]

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