angulus

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

angulus

  1. (anatomy) An angle, a corner, such as the angular portion of the stomach between the lesser curvature and the pylorus.

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References[edit]

  • angulus in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • angulus at OneLook Dictionary Search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂engulos (joint?). Cognates include Sanskrit अङ्गुरि (aṅgúri, finger, toe), Ancient Greek ἀγκύλος (ankúlos, crooked, curved), Old High German enchil (ankle, joint), Icelandic ekkja and Old Church Slavonic ѫгълъ (ǫgŭlŭ, angle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

angulus m (genitive angulī); second declension

  1. corner
  2. angle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative angulus angulī
genitive angulī angulōrum
dative angulō angulīs
accusative angulum angulōs
ablative angulō angulīs
vocative angule angulī

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References[edit]

  • angulus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • angulus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “angulus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • angulus in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly