ricinus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of Proto-Indo-European *rik- (compare Persian رشک (rišk), Sanskrit लिक्षा (likṣā)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ricinus m (genitive ricinī); second declension

  1. tick (arachnid)
  2. castor, croton (a kind of plant)
  3. mulberry seeds

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ricinus ricinī
genitive ricinī ricinōrum
dative ricinō ricinīs
accusative ricinum ricinōs
ablative ricinō ricinīs
vocative ricine ricinī

Descendants[edit]