paedor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin[1]; proposed derivations include:

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

paedor m (genitive paedōris); third declension

  1. nastiness, filth, dirt
  2. (by extension) stink, stench

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative paedor paedōrēs
genitive paedōris paedōrum
dative paedōrī paedōribus
accusative paedōrem paedōrēs
ablative paedōre paedōribus
vocative paedor paedōrēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “paedor”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 2, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 233