iaculum

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Etymology[edit]

From iaculus, from iaciō(I throw).

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Noun[edit]

iaculum n ‎(genitive iaculī); second declension

  1. A dart, a javelin
  2. A casting net, the weapon of a retiarius

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iaculum iacula
genitive iaculī iaculōrum
dative iaculō iaculīs
accusative iaculum iacula
ablative iaculō iaculīs
vocative iaculum iacula

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References[edit]

  • iaculum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • IACULUM in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • iaculum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers