piscis

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Latin[edit]

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Duo piscēs.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *peysḱ-. Cognates include Old Irish íasc, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐍃𐌺𐍃 (fisks) and Old English fisc (English fish).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

piscis m (genitive piscis); third declension

  1. a fish

Usage notes[edit]

The singular form may also be used as a collective noun.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative piscis piscēs
genitive piscis piscium
dative piscī piscibus
accusative piscem piscēs
ablative pisce piscibus
vocative piscis piscēs

Derived terms[edit]

  • Piscis (Piscis Austrinus (constellation), literally the Fish)
  • Piscēs (Pisces (constellation), literally the Fishes)

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

piscis (invariant)

  1. Born under the zodiac sign Pisces.