sedum

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See also: Sedum and sédum

English[edit]

a sedum
Sedum atratum

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English cedum, from Latin sedum (houseleek).

Noun[edit]

sedum (plural sedums)

  1. Any of various succulent plants, of the genus Sedum, native to temperate zones; the stonecrop

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin sedum (houseleek).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈseː.dʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: se‧dum

Noun[edit]

sedum n or m (plural sedums)

  1. A sedum, succulent plant of the genus Sedum, alias stonecrop.

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sedum n (genitive sedī); second declension

  1. The houseleek
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sedum seda
Genitive sedī sedōrum
Dative sedō sedīs
Accusative sedum seda
Ablative sedō sedīs
Vocative sedum seda
Descendants[edit]
  • Translingual: Sedum

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sēdum

  1. genitive plural of sēdēs

References[edit]

  • sedum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sedum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1938), “sedum”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume I, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 259