pittacium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πιττάκιον ‎(pittákion, receipt, ticket).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pittacium n ‎(genitive pittaciī); second declension

  1. label, ticket on a wine bottle or amphora
  2. a plaster; small piece of linen with salve
  3. a patch on a garment

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pittacium pittacia
genitive pittaciī pittaciōrum
dative pittaciō pittaciīs
accusative pittacium pittacia
ablative pittaciō pittaciīs
vocative pittacium pittacia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • pittacium” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.