asellus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of asinus.

Noun[edit]

asellus m (genitive asellī); second declension

  1. Small or young ass or donkey

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative asellus asellī
genitive asellī asellōrum
dative asellō asellīs
accusative asellum asellōs
ablative asellō asellīs
vocative aselle asellī

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References[edit]

  • asellus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • asellus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “asellus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • asellus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • asellus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray