scissilis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From scissus (cleft, cut, perfect passive participle of scindō) +‎ -ilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

scissilis (neuter scissile); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. That can be easily split, cleft or rent.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative scissilis scissile scissilēs scissilia
Genitive scissilis scissilium
Dative scissilī scissilibus
Accusative scissilem scissile scissilēs
scissilīs
scissilia
Ablative scissilī scissilibus
Vocative scissilis scissile scissilēs scissilia

Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: scissile

References[edit]

  • scissilis”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • scissilis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette