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From coquo.



coquus m (genitive coquī); second declension

  1. A cook; person who makes food.
    Grumio in culina delicias multas coxit quando coquus erat.
    Grumio used to cook many delights in the kitchen when he was a cook.


Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative coquus coquī
genitive coquī coquōrum
dative coquō coquīs
accusative coquum coquōs
ablative coquō coquīs
vocative coque coquī

Related terms[edit]



  • coquus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • coquus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “coquus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • coquus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • coquus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • coquus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin