caespes

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain origin; a connection to caedere has been suggested.

Noun[edit]

caespes m ‎(genitive caespitis); third declension

  1. turf, sod
  2. grassy field

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative caespes caespitēs
genitive caespitis caespitum
dative caespitī caespitibus
accusative caespitem caespitēs
ablative caespite caespitibus
vocative caespes caespitēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Schrivjer, The Reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Latin