spelaeum

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Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

spēlaeum n (genitive spēlaeī); second declension

  1. cave, cavern
  2. den

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative spēlaeum spēlaea
genitive spēlaeī spēlaeōrum
dative spēlaeō spēlaeīs
accusative spēlaeum spēlaea
ablative spēlaeō spēlaeīs
vocative spēlaeum spēlaea

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References[edit]

  • spelaeum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • spelaeum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “spelaeum”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • spelaeum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • spelaeum in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly