compitum

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From petō (I seek).

Noun[edit]

compitum n (genitive compitī); second declension

  1. (chiefly in the plural) crossroads

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative compitum compita
genitive compitī compitōrum
dative compitō compitīs
accusative compitum compita
ablative compitō compitīs
vocative compitum compita

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • compitum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • compitum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • compitum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • Hercules at the cross-roads, between virtue and vice: Hercules in trivio, in bivio, in compitis