caseus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kwat- ‎(to ferment, become sour). Related to Old English hwaþerian ‎(to roar, foam, surge), dialectal Swedish hvå ‎(foam), Albanian kos ‎(yoghurt), Latvian kūsāt ‎(to boil), Old Church Slavonic квасъ ‎(kvasŭ, leaven; sour drink), Sanskrit क्वथते ‎(kváthate, it boils).

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Noun[edit]

cāseus m ‎(genitive cāseī); second declension

  1. cheese

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cāseus cāseī
genitive cāseī cāseōrum
dative cāseō cāseīs
accusative cāseum cāseōs
ablative cāseō cāseīs
vocative cāsee cāseī

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