excrementum

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From excernō (separate; discharge).

Noun[edit]

excrēmentum n (genitive excrēmentī); second declension

  1. refuse, rubbish
  2. bodily excrement
Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative excrēmentum excrēmenta
genitive excrēmentī excrēmentōrum
dative excrēmentō excrēmentīs
accusative excrēmentum excrēmenta
ablative excrēmentō excrēmentīs
vocative excrēmentum excrēmenta
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Etymology 2[edit]

From excrēscō (grow or rise up or out).

Noun[edit]

excrēmentum n (genitive excrēmentī); second declension

  1. that which grows out or rises up; an elevation, prominence
Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative excrēmentum excrēmenta
genitive excrēmentī excrēmentōrum
dative excrēmentō excrēmentīs
accusative excrēmentum excrēmenta
ablative excrēmentō excrēmentīs
vocative excrēmentum excrēmenta
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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • excrementum in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879