colum

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Colum

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page per etymology instructions.

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

References[edit]

  • colum” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • colum” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • 6 per cent: usurae semissium (Colum.)