acalephe

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

acalephe

  1. Alternative form of acaleph.
    • 1853, William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, et al., The Quarterly Review, volume 93:
      The acalephe passes through both the infusorial stage and the polype stage...

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Romanization of Ancient Greek ἀκαλήφη (akalḗphē) (akalēphē) "stinging-nettle"

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

acalēphē f (genitive acalēphēs); first declension

  1. a nettle
  2. ablative singular of acalēphē
  3. vocative singular of acalēphē

Inflection[edit]

First declension, Greek type.

Number Singular Plural
nominative acalēphē acalēphae
genitive acalēphēs acalēphārum
dative acalēphae acalēphīs
accusative acalēphēn acalēphās
ablative acalēphē acalēphīs
vocative acalēphē acalēphae