palmus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

palmus ‎(uncountable)

  1. (medicine, obsolete) A rhythmic tic or throb, such as a convulsion or the heartbeat.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₂m- ‎(palm of the hand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palmus m ‎(genitive palmī); second declension

  1. palm (of the hand)
  2. palmspan (measure of length equivalent to a palm’s breadth)

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative palmus palmī
genitive palmī palmōrum
dative palmō palmīs
accusative palmum palmōs
ablative palmō palmīs
vocative palme palmī

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