capulum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From capio (I seize).

Noun[edit]

capulum n (genitive capulī); second declension

  1. handle
  2. hilt (of a sword)
  3. halter, lasso
  4. bier, coffin

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative capulum capula
genitive capulī capulōrum
dative capulō capulīs
accusative capulum capula
ablative capulō capulīs
vocative capulum capula

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “capulum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre