pilula

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See also: pílula

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from pila (ball, globe) +‎ -ula.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pilula f (genitive pilulae); first declension

  1. A small ball, globule; pellet.
  2. (medicine) A pill.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pilula pilulae
Genitive pilulae pilulārum
Dative pilulae pilulīs
Accusative pilulam pilulās
Ablative pilulā pilulīs
Vocative pilula pilulae

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: píndola
  • French: pilule
  • Galician: pela
  • Italian: pillola

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