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lēcythus m (genitive lēcythī); second declension

  1. flask, cruse (for oil)


Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lēcythus lēcythī
genitive lēcythī lēcythōrum
dative lēcythō lēcythīs
accusative lēcythum lēcythōs
ablative lēcythō lēcythīs
vocative lēcythe lēcythī


  • lecythus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • lecythus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • lecythus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • lecythus in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • lecythus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin