lectica

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lectica.

Noun[edit]

lectica ‎(plural lecticae)

  1. (historical, Roman antiquity) a kind of litter or portable couch
  2. any portable couch

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lectus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lectīca f ‎(genitive lectīcae); first declension

  1. litter, sedan, palanquin.
  2. A portable sofa or couch.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lectīca lectīcae
genitive lectīcae lectīcārum
dative lectīcae lectīcīs
accusative lectīcam lectīcās
ablative lectīcā lectīcīs
vocative lectīca lectīcae

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