iecur

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Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*Hyekʷ-

From Proto-Italic *jekʷor, from Proto-Indo-European *Hyékʷr̥. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἧπαρ ‎(hêpar), Sanskrit यकृत् ‎(yakṛt), Persian جگر ‎(jegar), Old Armenian լեարդ ‎(leard).

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Noun[edit]

iecur n ‎(genitive iecinoris); third declension or iecur n ‎(genitive iecoris); third declension

  1. liver
  2. the seat of the soul

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iecur iecinora
genitive iecinoris iecinorum
dative iecinorī iecinoribus
accusative iecur iecinora
ablative iecinore iecinoribus
vocative iecur iecinora

or Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative iecur iecora
genitive iecoris iecorum
dative iecorī iecoribus
accusative iecur iecora
ablative iecore iecoribus
vocative iecur iecora

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