cribrum

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kreiðrom, from Proto-Indo-European *krey- (to sieve) + *-dʰrom (instrumental suffix), whence cernō (to sift, separate) +‎ -brum.

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crībrum n (genitive crībrī); second declension

  1. sieve
  2. riddle

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative crībrum crībra
Genitive crībrī crībrōrum
Dative crībrō crībrīs
Accusative crībrum crībra
Ablative crībrō crībrīs
Vocative crībrum crībra

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