ulex

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Word mentioned by Pliny when describing gold mining in northwestern Iberia. Probably from a pre-Roman substrate of Iberia.

Noun[edit]

ulex m (genitive ulīcis); third declension

  1. A shrub similar to rosemary

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ulex ulīcēs
Genitive ulīcis ulīcum
Dative ulīcī ulīcibus
Accusative ulīcem ulīcēs
Ablative ulīce ulīcibus
Vocative ulex ulīcēs

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: uz
  • Portuguese: urze
  • Spanish: urce
  • Translingual: Ulex

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