cubitum

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Neuter substantive use of the perfect passive participle of cubō (lie down, recline).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cubitum n (genitive cubitī); second declension

  1. elbow
  2. cubit (measure)
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cubitum cubita
Genitive cubitī cubitōrum
Dative cubitō cubitīs
Accusative cubitum cubita
Ablative cubitō cubitīs
Vocative cubitum cubita
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Supine of cubō (lie down, recline).

Verb[edit]

cubitum

  1. accusative supine of cubō

References[edit]

  • cubitum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cubitum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cubitum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to go to bed: cubitum ire