mantum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

mantum

  1. The mantle worn by the pope, which is very similar to a cope, but longer and fastened in the front by an elaborate morse.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Gaulish *mantos, *mantalos (trodden road), from Proto-Celtic *mantos, *mantlos, from Proto-Indo-European *menH- (tread, press together; crumble).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantum n (genitive mantī); second declension

  1. a Spanish cloak

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mantum manta
genitive mantī mantōrum
dative mantō mantīs
accusative mantum manta
ablative mantō mantīs
vocative mantum manta

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