supercilium

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

supercilium (plural supercilia)

  1. The eyebrow, or the region of the eyebrows
  2. The arch of hair above each eye

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From super + cilium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

supercilium n (genitive superciliī); second declension

  1. eyebrow
  2. frown
  3. arrogance

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative supercilium supercilia
genitive superciliī superciliōrum
dative superciliō superciliīs
accusative supercilium supercilia
ablative superciliō superciliīs
vocative supercilium supercilia

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