Tag Archives: related to the arm Brachialis= Muscle of the arm Deltoid= triangle=like shaped muscle Buccinator= Trumpeter muscle..i.e blowing the trumpet Anguli= Corner of…..i.e Corner of the mouth Oris= Mouth De

Latin Names and Translation for easy understanding of muscles in the body

Latin names of muscles: Opponens: Opposite Minimi= Small/ Least Digiti==pointing things. i.e. Fingers/Toes Palmaris= Palm/flat of the hand Pronator= turns downwards Supinator= Turns upwards, i.e cupping Quadratus= square muscles Teres= Round Biceps= Two headed muscles Triceps= Three headed muscles Quadriceps= … Continue reading

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