puteus

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *paw-(to strike). Confer with Latin paviō, paveō.

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Noun[edit]

puteus m ‎(genitive puteī); second declension

  1. pit, dungeon
  2. well
  3. cistern

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative puteus puteī
genitive puteī puteōrum
dative puteō puteīs
accusative puteum puteōs
ablative puteō puteīs
vocative putee puteī

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