suppedaneum

noun
sup·pe·da·ne·um | \ ˌsəpəˈdānēəm \
plural suppedanea\-ēə \

Definition of suppedaneum 

1 : a support for the feet on a cross used for crucifixions

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History and Etymology for suppedaneum

Late Latin, footstool, from neuter of suppedaneus under the feet

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