brevipes

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From brevis ‎(short) + pēs ‎(foot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brevipēs m, f, n ‎(genitive brevipedis); third declension

  1. short-footed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia
genitive brevipedis brevipedium
dative brevipedī brevipedibus
accusative brevipedem brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia
ablative brevipedī brevipedibus
vocative brevipēs brevipedēs brevipedia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.