ballistia

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Particularly: “Both Lewis & Short and Gaffiot mention the Ancient Greek βαλλίζω (ballízō), but the relation is unclear.”

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Noun[edit]

ballistia n pl (genitive ballistiōrum); second declension

  1. (plural only) music or songs accompanying dancing

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Plural
nominative ballistia
genitive ballistiōrum
dative ballistiīs
accusative ballistia
ablative ballistiīs
vocative ballistia

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