Latin #13 The SOX rule, the ERROR rule, and the LANCET rule.

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SOX rule
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The nominative singular ends in an S, O, or X if so it’s feminine
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ERROR rule
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The nominative singular ends in er, or in or if so then it’s masculine.
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LANCET rule
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The nominative singular ends in any form of the letters l, a,n,c,e,t if so then it’s neuter.
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Post Script
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There are a few exceptions to these rules.

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