vectis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vehō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vectis m (genitive vectis); third declension

  1. A strong pole or bar used for leverage; lever; crowbar; handspike.
  2. A carrying-pole.
  3. A bar or bolt (for fastening a door).

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vectis vectēs
genitive vectis vectium
dative vectī vectibus
accusative vectem vectēs
vectīs
ablative vecte vectibus
vocative vectis vectēs

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References[edit]

  • vectis” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.