lancea

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Celtic / Celtiberian, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₂k- (to hit). Confer with Ancient Greek λόγχη (lónkhē). See also plēctō.

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Noun[edit]

lancea f (genitive lanceae); first declension

  1. The Roman auxiliaries' short javelin; a light spear or lance.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lancea lanceae
genitive lanceae lanceārum
dative lanceae lanceīs
accusative lanceam lanceās
ablative lanceā lanceīs
vocative lancea lanceae

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Verb[edit]

lancea

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of lancear.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of lancear.