subligaculum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin subligāculum.

Noun[edit]

subligaculum (plural subligacula)

  1. A kind of underwear worn in Ancient Rome.

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From subligō (tie below)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

subligāculum n (genitive subligāculī); second declension

  1. waistband, apron
  2. loincloth
  3. kilt

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative subligāculum subligācula
genitive subligāculī subligāculōrum
dative subligāculō subligāculīs
accusative subligāculum subligācula
ablative subligāculō subligāculīs
vocative subligāculum subligācula

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References[edit]

  • subligaculum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • subligaculum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • subligaculum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • subligaculum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • subligaculum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin