mellitula

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mellītulus ‎(honey-sweet, darling, lovely), diminutive of mellītus ‎(honey-sweet, honeyed; darling), from mel ‎(honey).

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Noun[edit]

mellītula f ‎(genitive mellītulae); first declension

  1. Used as a term of endearment, literally meaning little honey or little sweetheart.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mellītula mellītulae
genitive mellītulae mellītulārum
dative mellītulae mellītulīs
accusative mellītulam mellītulās
ablative mellītulā mellītulīs
vocative mellītula mellītulae

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References[edit]

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