cratis

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *krtis from root *kert- ‎(to weave, twist together), compare Latin crassus, Sanskrit कृत् ‎(kṛt, to spin). The connection with κύρτος ‎(kúrtos, weel) has been dismissed by R. S. P. Beekes (Etymological Dictionary of Greek, Brill, 2009, p. 808).

Noun[edit]

crātis f ‎(genitive crātis); third declension

  1. wickerwork
  2. bundle of brush
  3. fascine

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative crātis crātēs
genitive crātis crātum
dative crātī crātibus
accusative crātem crātēs
ablative crāte crātibus
vocative crātis crātēs

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