Vectis

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Borrowing from Latin Vectis.

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Vectis

  1. the Isle of Wight

Usage notes[edit]

The name is used principally in the names of organisations, e.g. the main bus company on the Island Southern Vectis, and in the context of Roman and Romano-British era history.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Proto-Celtic *Ixtis ‎(literally nether).

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Vectis f ‎(genitive Vectis); third declension

  1. the Isle of Wight (an island off the south coast of Britannia, separated from the mainland by a narrow strait called the Solent)

Declension[edit]

Third declension i-stem, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Vectis
genitive Vectis
dative Vectī
accusative Vectem
ablative Vecte
vocative Vectis
locative Vectī

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