alcedine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From alcedo +‎ -ine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈæl.sə.dʌɪn/

Adjective[edit]

alcedine (comparative more alcedine, superlative most alcedine)

  1. Of or relating to a kingfisher or kingfishers.
  2. A vivid green-blue-purple-black.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

alcēdine

  1. ablative singular of alcēdō