pectorale

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pectorālis (of or pertaining to the breast).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pectorāle n (genitive pectorālis); third declension

  1. breastplate

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pectorāle pectorāla
genitive pectorālis pectorālum
dative pectorālī pectorālibus
accusative pectorāle pectorāla
ablative pectorāle pectorālibus
vocative pectorāle pectorāla

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References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pectorale”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pectorale in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers