retiarius

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rētiārius.

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retiarius (plural retiari or retiarii)

  1. A type of gladiator, who uses a casting net (a rete or iaculum) as a weapon.

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Etymology[edit]

From rēte (a net) +‎ -ārius.

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Noun[edit]

rētiārius m (genitive rētiāriī); second declension

  1. A net-fighter; a gladiator who fights with a net.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rētiārius rētiāriī
genitive rētiāriī rētiāriōrum
dative rētiāriō rētiāriīs
accusative rētiārium rētiāriōs
ablative rētiāriō rētiāriīs
vocative rētiārie rētiāriī

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