laqueus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *lakw- (to ensnare), with no certain cognates in any other Indo-European languages; possibly Proto-Indo-European *lēk- (string, twig, tendril).

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Noun[edit]

laqueus m (genitive laqueī); second declension

  1. noose
  2. snare, gin, trap

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative laqueus laqueī
genitive laqueī laqueōrum
dative laqueō laqueīs
accusative laqueum laqueōs
ablative laqueō laqueīs
vocative laquee laqueī

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