sicera

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The bible's rendition of Hebrew שכר, used to refer to strong drinks, related to Arabic ساكيرا ‎(drunk) and ساكار ‎(strong drink).[1]

Noun[edit]

sīcera n ‎(genitive sīceratis); third declension

  1. An intoxicating drink (possibly a form of cider)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Case Singular Plural
nominative sīcera sīceraa
genitive sīcerais sīceraum
dative sīceraī sīceraibus
accusative sīcera sīceraa
ablative sīcerae sīceraibus
vocative sīcera sīceraa

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chambers concise dictionary, p. 218