monile

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

monile m ‎(plural monili)

  1. necklace
  2. jewel

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *mony- ‎(crest, mane). Compare Proto-Germanic *manją ‎(necklace).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

monīle n ‎(genitive monīlis); third declension

  1. necklace, collar
  2. (chiefly in the plural) jewel(s)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative monīle monīlia
genitive monīlis monīlium
dative monīlī monīlibus
accusative monīle monīlia
ablative monīlī monīlibus
vocative monīle monīlia

References[edit]

  • monile in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • monile in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • monile” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • monile in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • monile in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin