Latin definition for: apus, apodis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. bird (the swift?)
  2. kind of swallow (said to have no feet), black martin (L+S)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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