pertica

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pertica.

Noun[edit]

pertica f (plural pertiche)

  1. pole, rod
  2. beanpole

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

pertica f (genitive perticae); first declension

  1. pole, long staff
  2. measuring rod
  3. (units of measure) rod, (especially) the Roman rod of 10 ft (aboutm)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pertica perticae
genitive perticae perticārum
dative perticae perticīs
accusative perticam perticās
ablative perticā perticīs
vocative pertica perticae

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References[edit]

  • pertica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pertica in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pertica”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pertica” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • pertica in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin