ovile

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ovile.

Noun[edit]

ovile m (plural ovili)

  1. fold (enclosure for sheep)

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ovis +‎ -īle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ovīle n (genitive ovīlis); third declension

  1. a sheepfold

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (neuter, “pure” i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ovīle ovīlia
Genitive ovīlis ovīlium
Dative ovīlī ovīlibus
Accusative ovīle ovīlia
Ablative ovīlī ovīlibus
Vocative ovīle ovīlia

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: ovil

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • ovile in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ovile in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ovile in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • ovile in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ovile in Samuel Ball Platner (1929), Thomas Ashby, editor, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, London: Oxford University Press
  • ovile in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin