Latin Word of the Day VII

Equus, Equi /ˈe.kʷʊs/ (m) noun; Second declension

A hard word to pronounce, it is one of those weird words with two <u>s in the phoneme. You could get /ˈe.kʷʊs/, /ˈe.kʷs/, or even /ˈe.kʊs/ (sometimes spelled “ecus”), each considered valid. Horses would probably have an even worse time saying it though, despite being Equi themselves.

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