fossicius

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Etymology[edit]

From fodiō (dig; mine, quarry).

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Adjective[edit]

fossīcius m (feminine fossīcia, neuter fossīcium); first/second declension

  1. Retrieved from the earth, dug out, dug up; fossil.

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative fossīcius fossīcia fossīcium fossīciī fossīciae fossīcia
genitive fossīciī fossīciae fossīciī fossīciōrum fossīciārum fossīciōrum
dative fossīciō fossīciae fossīciō fossīciīs fossīciīs fossīciīs
accusative fossīcium fossīciam fossīcium fossīciōs fossīciās fossīcia
ablative fossīciō fossīciā fossīciō fossīciīs fossīciīs fossīciīs
vocative fossīcie fossīcia fossīcium fossīciī fossīciae fossīcia

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References[edit]

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