cuminum

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See also: Cuminum

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Semitic; see cumin for more.

Noun[edit]

cumīnum n ‎(genitive cumīnī); second declension

  1. cumin
    • c. 1300, Tractatus de Ponderibus et Mensuris
      Item centena cere zucarii piperis cumini amigdalarum & alome continet xiii. petras & dimid’ & quelibet petra continet viii. li.
      Futhermore, the hundred of beeswax, sugar, pepper, cumin, almonds, & alum contains 13½ stone & each such stone contains 8 lbs.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cumīnum cumīna
genitive cumīnī cumīnōrum
dative cumīnō cumīnīs
accusative cumīnum cumīna
ablative cumīnō cumīnīs
vocative cumīnum cumīna

Descendants[edit]