venefica

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

venefica

  1. feminine singular of venefico

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Substantive from venēficus (poisonous; magical).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

venēfica f (genitive venēficae); first declension

  1. a sorceress, witch, (female) poisoner

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative venēfica venēficae
Genitive venēficae venēficārum
Dative venēficae venēficīs
Accusative venēficam venēficās
Ablative venēficā venēficīs
Vocative venēfica venēficae

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • venefica in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • venefica in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • venefica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • venefica in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers