cetus

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Romanized form of Ancient Greek κῆτος (kētos, any sea-monster or huge fish).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cētus m (genitive cētī); second declension

  1. Any large sea animal, such as a whale, shark or dolphin.
  2. The constellation Cetus, the Whale.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cētus cētī
genitive cētī cētōrum
dative cētō cētīs
accusative cētum cētōs
ablative cētō cētīs
vocative cēte cētī

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