saeptum

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

saeptum (plural saeptums or saepta)

  1. Alternative form of septum.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From saeptus, perfect passive participle of saepiō (surround, enclose).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

saeptum n (genitive saeptī); second declension

  1. an enclosed place; enclosure, fold
  2. a fence, wall; palisade, pale
  3. (in the plural) an enclosed place in the Campus Martius, where the people assembled to vote
  4. sluice, floodgate

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative saeptum saepta
genitive saeptī saeptōrum
dative saeptō saeptīs
accusative saeptum saepta
ablative saeptō saeptīs
vocative saeptum saepta

Descendants[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Participle[edit]

saeptum

  1. nominative neuter singular of saeptus
  2. accusative masculine singular of saeptus
  3. accusative neuter singular of saeptus
  4. vocative neuter singular of saeptus

Verb[edit]

saeptum

  1. supine of saepiō