feretrum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φέρετρον (phéretron) or fero +‎ -trum. Confer with its pure Latin formation ferculum.

Noun[edit]

ferētrum n (genitive ferētrī); second declension

  1. litter, bier

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ferētrum ferētra
genitive ferētrī ferētrōrum
dative ferētrō ferētrīs
accusative ferētrum ferētra
ablative ferētrō ferētrīs
vocative ferētrum ferētra

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

feretrum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press

  • feretrum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “feretrum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • feretrum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • feretrum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • feretrum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin