paelex

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Etymology[edit]

Usually compared to Ancient Greek παλλακίς(pallakís, concubine), but phonological and other uncertainties exist. More at Ancient Greek Παλλάς(Pallás).

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Noun[edit]

paelex f ‎(genitive paelicis); third declension

  1. A concubine of a married man, mistress.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative paelex paelicēs
genitive paelicis paelicum
dative paelicī paelicibus
accusative paelicem paelicēs
ablative paelice paelicibus
vocative paelex paelicēs

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