ferculum

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Etymology[edit]

From ferō ‎(I bear) +‎ -culum ‎(tool). Confer with its Ancient Greek inherited ferētrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ferculum n ‎(genitive ferculī); second declension

  1. that on which any thing is carried or borne
  2. a frame, a barrow, litter, bier for carrying the spoils, the images of the gods, etc., in public processions
  3. a dish on which food is served; and hence a dish or mess of food, a course

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ferculum fercula
genitive ferculī ferculōrum
dative ferculō ferculīs
accusative ferculum fercula
ablative ferculō ferculīs
vocative ferculum fercula

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