lapillus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from lapis (stone) +‎ -illus.

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Noun[edit]

lapillus m (genitive lapillī); second declension

  1. A small stone, pebble.
  2. Stone in the bladder, gravel, calculus.
  3. A precious stone, gem, jewel; marble.
  4. A tombstone.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lapillus lapillī
genitive lapillī lapillōrum
dative lapillō lapillīs
accusative lapillum lapillōs
ablative lapillō lapillīs
vocative lapille lapillī

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References[edit]

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