mutulus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maybe from Etruscan.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūtulus m (genitive mūtulī); second declension

  1. projecting shelf, bracket
  2. slab under corona of cornice
  3. stone or wood overhang

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mūtulus mūtulī
genitive mūtulī mūtulōrum
dative mūtulō mūtulīs
accusative mūtulum mūtulōs
ablative mūtulō mūtulīs
vocative mūtule mūtulī

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • mutulus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “mutulus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • mutulus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • mutulus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mutulus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “mutulus”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 139