anguis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂éngʷʰis (snake). Cognates include Old Prussian angis, Old Armenian աւձ (awj), Old High German unc, unko (snake), and Old East Slavic ужь (užĭ).

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Noun[edit]

anguis m (genitive anguis); third declension

  1. snake, serpent, dragon
  2. genitive singular of anguis
  3. vocative singular of anguis

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative anguis anguēs
genitive anguis anguium
dative anguī anguibus
accusative anguem anguēs
anguīs
ablative angue anguibus
vocative anguis anguēs

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