fucus

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin fūcus, from Ancient Greek φῦκος ‎(phûkos).

Noun[edit]

fucus ‎(plural fuci or fucuses)

  1. Any alga of the genus Fucus.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek φῦκος ‎(phûkos)

Noun[edit]

fücus m ‎(genitive fūcī); second declension

  1. (as cosmetic) rouge
  2. bee glue, propolis
  3. dye
  4. pretence, disguise, sham
  5. seaweed

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fūcus fūcī
genitive fūcī fūcōrum
dative fūcō fūcīs
accusative fūcum fūcōs
ablative fūcō fūcīs
vocative fūce fūcī

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Ancient Greek σφήξ ‎(sphḗx).

Noun[edit]

fūcus m ‎(genitive fūcī); second declension

  1. drone

Inflection[edit]

See ‘Etymology 1’.