cicer

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱiḱer- (pea). Akin to Old Armenian սիսեռն (siseṙn, chickpea), Ancient Macedonian κίκερροι (kikerroi) and perhaps Ancient Greek κριός (kriós).

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Noun[edit]

cicer n (genitive ciceris); third declension

  1. chickpea
  2. (slang) testicle

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cicer cicera
Genitive ciceris cicerum
Dative cicerī ciceribus
Accusative cicer cicera
Ablative cicere ciceribus
Vocative cicer cicera

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