ictus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin ictus (a blow), from īcio (I hit, strike, or smite”; “I stab or sting).

Pronunciation[edit]

singular
plural

Noun[edit]

ictus (plural ictus or ictuses or ictūs)

  1. the pulse
  2. (medicine) A sudden attack, blow, stroke, or seizure, as in a sunstroke, the sting of an insect, pulsation of an artery, etc.
  3. (prosody) The stress of voice laid upon an accented syllable of a word. Compare arsis.

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Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ictus m (invariable)

  1. (pathology) ictus, stroke

Synonyms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of īcō

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

īctus m (feminine īcta, neuter īctum); first/second declension

  1. hit, struck
  2. stabbed, stung

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īctus īcta īctum īctī īctae īcta
genitive īctī īctae īctī īctōrum īctārum īctōrum
dative īctō īctae īctō īctīs īctīs īctīs
accusative īctum īctam īctum īctōs īctās īcta
ablative īctō īctā īctō īctīs īctīs īctīs
vocative īcte īcta īctum īctī īctae īcta

Noun[edit]

ictus m (genitive ictūs); fourth declension

  1. A blow, or the resultant wound

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ictus ictūs
genitive ictūs ictuum
dative ictuī ictibus
accusative ictum ictūs
ablative ictū ictibus
vocative ictus ictūs

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ictus m (plural ictus)

  1. (medicine) stroke, ictus