brachium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bracchium (arm). Doublet of braccio.

Noun[edit]

brachium (plural brachia)

  1. (anatomy) The upper arm.

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

brachium n (genitive brachiī or brachī); second declension

  1. Alternative form of bracchium

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative brachium brachia
Genitive brachiī
brachī1
brachiōrum
Dative brachiō brachiīs
Accusative brachium brachia
Ablative brachiō brachiīs
Vocative brachium brachia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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