bilix

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Equivalent to bi- ‎(two) +‎ līcium ‎(thread, loop).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bilīx m, f, n ‎(genitive bilīcis); third declension

  1. having a double thread

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative bilīx bilīcēs bilīcia
genitive bilīcis bilīcium
dative bilīcī bilīcibus
accusative bilīcem bilīx bilīcēs bilīcia
ablative bilīcī bilīcibus
vocative bilīx bilīcēs bilīcia

References[edit]

  • bilix in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • bilix in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • bilix in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • bilix in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • bilix in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin