prex

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

prex (plural prexes)

  1. president, especially of a university
  2. prefix

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

prex f (genitive precis); third declension

  1. prayer
  2. entreaty

Inflection[edit]

  • The nominative singular, prex, and genitive singular, precis, are unattested in Classical Latin.

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative prex precēs
genitive precis precum
dative precī precibus
accusative precem precēs
ablative prece precibus
vocative prex precēs

References[edit]

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