colum

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perhaps related to quālus/quālum(wicker basket). No widely agreeable etymology has been suggested for either word.

Noun[edit]

cōlum n ‎(genitive cōlī); second declension

  1. colander, strainer
  2. (poetic) a wicker basket for catching fish
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cōlum cōla
genitive cōlī cōlōrum
dative cōlō cōlīs
accusative cōlum cōla
ablative cōlō cōlīs
vocative cōlum cōla

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant form of cōlon, from κῶλον(kôlon).

Noun[edit]

cōlum n ‎(genitive cōlī); second declension

  1. Alternative form of cōlon
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cōlum cōla
genitive cōlī cōlōrum
dative cōlō cōlīs
accusative cōlum cōla
ablative cōlō cōlīs
vocative cōlum cōla

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