parcus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See parcō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

parcus (feminine parca, neuter parcum); first/second declension

  1. sparing, frugal
  2. scanty, slight

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative parcus parca parcum parcī parcae parca
genitive parcī parcae parcī parcōrum parcārum parcōrum
dative parcō parcō parcīs
accusative parcum parcam parcum parcōs parcās parca
ablative parcō parcā parcō parcīs
vocative parce parca parcum parcī parcae parca

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References[edit]

  • parcus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • parcus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “parcus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • parcus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)