tornus

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τόρνος (tórnos, carpenter's tool for drawing a circle; turning lathe), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₁- (to rub, rub by twisting, twist, turn).

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Noun[edit]

tornus m (genitive tornī); second declension

  1. A turner's wheel, lathe.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tornus tornī
genitive tornī tornōrum
dative tornō tornīs
accusative tornum tornōs
ablative tornō tornīs
vocative torne tornī

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