aesculus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aesculus f (genitive aesculī); second declension

  1. the tallest species of oak, the winter oak or Italian oak (with edible acorns), sacred to Jupiter

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative aesculus aesculī
genitive aesculī aesculōrum
dative aesculō aesculīs
accusative aesculum aesculōs
ablative aesculō aesculīs
vocative aescule aesculī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • aesculus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aesculus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “aesculus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • aesculus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • aesculus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers