scamnum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *skap-. Cognate with Latin Scipiō, scāpus, cippus, Ancient Greek σκήπτω (skḗptō).

Noun[edit]

scamnum n (genitive scamnī); second declension

  1. stool, step, bench
  2. ridge (of earth formed by ploughing)
  3. breadth of a field

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative scamnum scamna
genitive scamnī scamnōrum
dative scamnō scamnīs
accusative scamnum scamna
ablative scamnō scamnīs
vocative scamnum scamna

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References[edit]

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