cercurus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κέρκουρος (kérkouros)

Noun[edit]

cercūrus m (genitive cercūrī); second declension

  1. (nautical) A fast, light vessel used by the Cyprians
  2. A type of marine fish

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cercūrus cercūrī
genitive cercūrī cercūrōrum
dative cercūrō cercūrīs
accusative cercūrum cercūrōs
ablative cercūrō cercūrīs
vocative cercūre cercūrī

References[edit]

  • cercurus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cercurus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cercurus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • cercurus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cercurus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin