smilax

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Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

smilax (plural smilaxes)

  1. Any member of the Smilax genus of greenbriers.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σμῖλαξ (smîlax).

Noun[edit]

smīlax f (genitive smīlacis); third declension

  1. The greenbrier or sarsaparilla (vine of the genus Smilax)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative smīlax smīlacēs
genitive smīlacis smīlacum
dative smīlacī smīlacibus
accusative smīlacem smīlacēs
ablative smīlace smīlacibus
vocative smīlax smīlacēs

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