elix

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

elix (third-person singular simple present elixes, present participle elixing, simple past and past participle elixed)

  1. To draw out or extract.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ē- +‎ lax.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēlix f (genitive ēlicis); third declension

  1. drainage ditch

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ēlix ēlicēs
genitive ēlicis ēlicum
dative ēlicī ēlicibus
accusative ēlicem ēlicēs
ablative ēlice ēlicibus
vocative ēlix ēlicēs

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “laciō, -ere”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 321-322
  • elix in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • elix” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • elix in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “elix”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre