remex

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin rower

Noun[edit]

remex (plural remiges)

  1. a quill
  2. the flight feather of a bird

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rēmus (oar) + agō (set in motion)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rēmex m (genitive rēmigis); third declension

  1. oarsman, rower

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rēmex rēmigēs
genitive rēmigis rēmigum
dative rēmigī rēmigibus
accusative rēmigem rēmigēs
ablative rēmige rēmigibus
vocative rēmex rēmigēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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